On MMK’s recent episode

On MMK’s recent episode

On MMK’s recent episode: The true story of Roman King revealed On Maala-ala Mo Kaya’s (MMK’s) recent episode which aired on March 24 2018, we were promised a dramatization of the life of Norman King, the first Aeta who graduated in the University of the Philippines (UP). The achievement of Norman King received positive reactions by the general public and on social media; Despite the reality such attainment is never the usual case for an Aeta because of systemic and socio-economic factors, we are among those who were pleased with the education that Norman King attained, as we also believe that all Indigenous People have a right to higher education. But in the actual episode, instead of merely celebrating Norman King's achievement, the limelight and the lead role falls unto Norman’s father, Roman King, portrayed as a hero. Here we had to draw a line and expose the truth, for as much as we are glad of Norman King's achievement we cannot...
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ChaCha: The casualties

ChaCha: The casualties

ChaCha: To More State-Sponsored Land Grabbing and Imperialist Plunder. On Photo: KAMANDAG Artists joined mass-movement against charter change. The supermajority of the Congress is taking its steps to amend the constitution as per the precept of President Duterte. The focus of the amendment is the shift of the Philippines to a Federal Government, that will divide the country into five states: The state of Luzon, the state of Visayas, the state of Mindanao, the state of Bangsamoro and the state of Metro Manila. The Philippines for Sale On the declaration of Federal-State Principles and Policies, it will remove our two current economic principles that states, “the State shall develop a self-reliant and independent national economy effectively controlled by the Filipinos” and “The State shall promote comprehensive rural development and agrarian reform”, thus, the 60-40 limit of foreign equity will be removed, so the Philippines will allow 100% ownership of lands and companies from foreign investors. The result of this action leads to more oppression,...
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