Filipino Deaf from the Eyes of a Hearing Person

Issues, activities, experiences and technologies about Deaf People in the Philippines

August 28, 2010
by jojomccid

Filipino Deaf’s Appeal to New Philippine President

Here are two videos of our Deaf Faculty in sign language appealing for the newly elected Philippine President Noynoy Aquino to do his promise and not to forget about the concerns of everybody including the Filipino Deaf Community: MCCID Deaf … Continue reading

August 27, 2010
by jojomccid

Election Awareness Campaign for the Deaf

In my informal survey, I asked them why they never voted. Most of their answers are, that they are not aware. Now why is that? They followed it up with a startling truth, that their parents don’t have time to explain to them. The members of their family simply ignored them. They reasoned out that it is very difficult for the family to assist them. So they stayed at home during election day. Continue reading

August 23, 2010
by jojomccid

Yay! First 120,000 Visits!

Blogging and posting on Facebook wall are entirely different bananas. You need to spend a longer time composing a blog, while thinking a wall post will only consume around two minutes or so. Blogging entails a more detailed and insightful research on the topic. Since my blog is about deafness, deaf and their culture; I cannot deviate much from it. Inasmuch as I want to include issues from my other loves like web designing, Christian living and music, I am compelled not to post something about them simply because I will be “out of topic”. Continue reading