Don’t dumb down viewers, TV urged – INQUIRER.net, Philippine News for Filipinos.
Respected theater actress Monique Wilson sounds off with regards to the ongoing scandal involving Willie Revillame. In her Facebook post dated March 30, 2011, Ms. Wilson has labeled Willie as “a callous, insensitive individual who preys on the needs of poor, uneducated Filipinos” and criticized local television content for “news reports that are horrifyingly biased and sensationalist…noon-time variety shows that exploit women and insult our intelligence…(and) talk shows that are intrusive, subjective and tasteless” She suggests that TV, as an instrument of mass media, be able to EDUCATE, EMPOWER, INSPIRE (and) AWAKEN (emphasis hers) the masses it caters to.
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A suggestion being floated about by Quiapo Church rector Msgr. Jose Clemente Ignacio is for prospective jobseekers to have their CVs blessed using holy water.
Jobless now having their resumés blessed by priest
By Jocelyn R. Uy
Philippine Daily Inquirer
First Posted 03:42:00 04/05/2011
Filed Under: Employment, Belief (Faith), Churches (organisations), Statistics
MANILA, Philippines—Some people go to a priest to have their new house or car blessed. Others are happy enough if a priest blesses their rosaries. Magpatuloy sa pagbasa