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Wednesday, 07 December 2011 19:59

 

 

By ROMEO P. MARQUEZ

Member, Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE), Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) and National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada (NEPMCC)

 

T he prospect of making tons of money in dramatizing the life of the late Filipino caregiver Juana Tejada is possibly the main reason for the television drama by the network giant ABS-CBN. But in its attempt to rake in more, the network picked a sexpot, Maricar Reyes, to play the role of Tejada. The choice does not sit well with many caregivers who fear her image may rub on them.

 

Here's my op-ed piece at the Digital Journal: http://digitaljournal.com/article/315652

 

The video is at The Filipino Web Channel: &feature=mfu_in_order&list=UL href="/&feature=mfu_in_order&list=UL" target=_blank>&feature=mfu_in_order&list=UL

 

To view my other channels, here are the links:

 

1. For Filipino community news, visit The Filipino Web Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/FilipinoWebChannel#g/u

 

2. For mainstream news in Canada and the United States, visit The Gotcha Journalist's Currents & Breaking News Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/TheGotchaJournalist#g/u

 

3. For Filipino entertainment news, visit The Filipino Web Entertainment Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/FilWebEntertainment#g/u

 

For other stories and photos, please visit: 

1. http://currentsbreakingnews.blogspot.com/ 

2. http://torontonewsroom.blogspot.com/

3. http://timecircumstance.blogspot.com/

4. http://travelsthemes.blogspot.com/ 

5. http://gotchajournalist.blogspot.com/ .

 

 

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