Lea Salonga hits school module linking tattoos with criminals: ‘What kind of BS is this?’

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 (…

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