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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