With the recent fuzz about Filipino Sign Language and the debate whether to support House Bill 6079 (Filipino Sign Language Act of 2012) or not, let us first have an open mind, understand what this language is and how it will empower the Filipino Deaf. We hearing people have been dominating deaf education since 1907. It’s high time that we let the Filipino Deaf people decide for themselves on what language to use in teaching them.
Here is a short video explaining what FSL is NOT. Peace! 🙂
- Pushing the Filipino Sign Language (deafphilippines.wordpress.com)
- Filipino Sign Language Bill, a must for the Filipino Deaf (deafphilippines.wordpress.com)
- Sign Bilingualism is a Human Right (d-travelblog.com)