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Sunday, November 21, 2004

One Nation, Overseas

One Nation, Overseas
Wired Magazine looks at the gains and consequences of Filipinos working overseas. The article was written by David Diamond.

Some quotes:
"Look Asian, Think Spanish, Act American"

"Rosaria Reyes, the Filipina Domestic helper killed by a suicide bombing in Israel last year [2001], transmitted a message to her son the night before her death: MATULOG KA NA. Go to sleep already."