July 31, 2009
Here is a 2-minute video interview of Dinig Sana Kita’s deaf actor Romalito Mallari by GMA Network News “24 Oras“. Enjoy! Sorry to my English speaking readers. This video is in our Tagalog language and has no closed caption.
July 30, 2009
“Sorry, we can’t hire them because… they can’t hear my instructions, we don’t know sign language and have to hire a sign language interpreter just to accommodate them, the deaf can’t hear their voices so they cannot control them, it will be difficult to talk to them, they can’t understand English or Tagalog, they can’t lipread, I don’t have time to write instructions, we don’t have time and additional manpower to train them, they are difficult to train, they are not aware of what is happening around so they are prone to accidents.
we’re sure deaf people cannot adjust to pressures in the office. Continue reading
July 28, 2009
I have collected a few news articles about the recent celebration of the 31st National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week. This event was observed nationwide and various local government agencies as well as Persons With Disabilities groups held their own … Continue reading
July 27, 2009
Mike Sandejas’ “Dinig Sana Kita,” featuring his daughter Zoe and deaf performer Rome Mallari became the second top grossing film behind Dennis Trillo’s “Astig”. The movie, about a deaf boy who loves to dance and a troubled rocker girl who … Continue reading
July 26, 2009
Again, more than two months and nine posts later, I now achieved another milestone in my blogging career! Based on my WordPress Blog Stats my blog had been visited 60,000 times! Hooray for me! hehehe Although these two months have … Continue reading