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Benjamin Impelido Pimentel

journalist

Benjamin Impelido Pimentel, Philippine journalist. Member Asian American Journalists Association.

Background

Pimentel, Benjamin Impelido was born on June 20, 1964 in Manila, Philippines. Son of Benjamin C. and Isabel (Impelido) Pimentel.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, University The Philippines, 1985. M.Journalism, University California, Berkeley, 1993.

Career

Staff writer, National Midweek magazine, Manila, 1986-1989;general assignment, Asian American affairs and transportation reporter, San Francisco Chronicle, since 1993.

Works

  • Rebolusyon (Voices of Resistance)

    (In 1969, Ferdinand Marcos won a second term as president,...)

  • Author: Rebolusyon: A Generation of Struggle in the Philippines, 1991. Writer, producer Toxic Sunset: On the Trail of Hazardous Waste from Subic and Clark, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism, Manila, 1993.

Membership

Member Asian American Journalists Association.

Connections

Married Maria Teresita Torres, December 23, 1992.

father:
Benjamin C. Pimentel

mother:
Isabel (Impelido) Pimentel

spouse:
Maria Teresita Torres