I just want to open up this topic to get more insights.
I've read an article: The Philippines Should Take It from the Great Learning
And it states that:I, myself, agree with this, but I want to gather and develop more insights regarding this.Most of the Filipinos are bound and chained in the ideologies of social apathy, selfishness and self-centricity. All these negatively affects how our own perceptions and thoughts. And when thoughts are impaired, inappropriate action, as well as inaction, will follow.
What are your personal opinion regarding why Philippines is lagging behind in terms of economic progress and development?
What is hindering us in achieving what neighboring countries are achieving?
This is also one of the most striking statements of the article for me:
And this one really made me think, that the author has a point.It may be true that Filipinos are indeed family-integrated, but it may not always be true that their families themselves are principle-integrated.
I want to hear from you guys.