‘A nation of servants’
Editor’s Note: This is just part of “Cheap Chow’s” opinion published in an HK website.
But hold on—even the Filipinos? Manila has just claimed sovereignty over the scattered rocks in the South China Sea called the Spratly Islands, complete with a blatant threat from its congress to send gunboats to the South China Sea to defend the islands from China if necessary. This is beyond reproach. The reason: there are more than 130,000 Filipina maids working as $3,580-a-month cheap labor in Hong Kong. As a nation of servants, you don’t flex your muscles at your master, from whom you earn most of your bread and butter.
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10 Bible passages for Teenagers!
One of the burning questions of the ages has been, “How can I get the most out of life?”. Each person in each generation must wrestle with this idea. Since God made man and knows what is the best life for him, man should want to know God’s advice for the good life. I have selected ten key statements from the Bible which tell one how best to live. read the bible passages
Most Controversial Philippine Films
Throughout the history of the film industry in the Philippines, several filmmakers have already produced projects which tackled Philippine political, sexual, social and religious matters which are considered sensitive and controversial. Some of which are taboo subjects but are widely acknowledged by film audiences. read the full story
Worse than the Disease
A “right of reply” bill has been approved by the Philippine House of Representatives; a less repressive version is pending in the Philippine Senate. Nearly all Philippine media groups, including the major broadsheets and broadcast networks, are opposed to it. read the fully story
Media to Congress: No Negotiation on the Right of Reply Bill
THE message of the members of the press to House Speaker Prospero Nograles was clear: No bargaining on the passage of the right of reply bill at the Lower House. read the full story