Had the British comedians poked fun instead on President Arroyo, nobody would have cared or — I suspect — Filipinos themselves would have given them ringing applause.
But the “Harry and Paul” show dissed our decent, hardworking domestic helpers. The BBC must apologize to all Filipinos, especially the thousands who the Brits have recruited as domestic helpers and caregivers.
Watch the video here.
Philippine government officials should express our displeasure as soon as possible or during the Global Forum on Migration and Development slated later this month here in Manila.