MANILA, Philippines — Tony Award-winning actress Lea Salonga is not just having it.
The veteran artist on Tuesday slammed a self-learning module that appeared to have unfairly discriminated against people with tattoos.
In a Facebook post, she shared a photo of a question in the module that states: “Ang tattoo ay simbolo ng…” (A tattoo symbolizes…)
It was followed by a multiple choice of answers: “A. pagiging kriminal (being a criminal); B. pagkaalipin (slavery); C. kagitingan at kagandahan (bravery and beauty); and D. pagiging mababa ng katayuan sa lipunan (having low-standing in society ).”
According to Salonga, the module’s answer key gives “A. pagiging kriminal (…