By JANESS ANN J. ELLAO
Migrante International is dismayed by the ruling, saying said that by absolving labor attaché Romulo Salud of his verbal abuse of Agnes Tenorio, the DOLE is encouraging more such abuses in the future.
Ni Roland Tolentino
Hindi naman ito hit sa Youtube, kumpara sa milyones na dumumog sa mga preso sa Cebu na en mass na nagsasayaw ng Michael Jackson tunes. “Bekimon” na pinaghalong beki, veki (bakla) at jejemon (ang wika ng jologs sa viral media). Sa pinakahuling pagdalaw ko, tatlo hanggang anim na libong hits pa lamang ang seryeng ito.
The point of all this is that there’s no point in social media comparing itself to the news media, let alone proclaiming that Twitter can do a better job than CNN in bringing news to the masses of the world.
Regardless of its flaws, the news media remains the only institution capable of performing the very important task of verifying the flood of information let loose by social media, and to put all of it in context.