Roco ran for the presidency twice and lost both bids. A former student leader, lawyer, poet and film producer, he also served as secretary of education after People Power 2.
The video above is Roco’s 2004 campaign ad. Raul Roco ran under Alyansa ng Pag-asa (Alliance of Hope).
The news of the death of one of our country’s better leaders further worsens the Filipino’s hopelessness amid the scandals rocking the national leadership.