Filipino Deaf from the Eyes of a Hearing Person

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

February 3, 2011
by jojomccid

We are better called as “Deaf”

Here is the TV interview I mentioned in my recent post. This is about the reply of famous Filipino Deaf Indie Actor Rome Mallari when asked by QTV-11′s “Full Time Moms” hosts as to what his people should be called, “Deaf” or “Hearing Impaired”. I was also there together with Deaf IT Expert Ervin Reyes promoting our school. I took the joy of putting English sub-title (caption) to the video in order for my English speaking (or signing) readers to understand. Enjoy! :-) Continue reading