The past few years saw passionate furthering of the SOGIE Equality Bill, a series of House and Senate Bills that aim to put measures preventing civic and economic acts of discrimination against another person’s sexual orientation, gender identity, and/or expression.
It’s a term that pundits and trolls alike prefer to throw around, but do Filipinos understand what it means and stands to achieve?
According to recent online reactions, we may still have a long way to go.
In this episode of “Pak, Check!”, writer and activist Lakan Umali returns to the Rappler studio to enlighten us about various concepts about the SOGIE Bill to help us better understand the positive changes it hopes to achieve.
Let’s PAK, Check! – Rappler.com
“Pak, Check!” is a campaign under #FactsFirstPH that pushes LGBTQ+ voices to the fore as catalysts and safeguards of the truth via a series of fact-checking videos.