Filipino company petitions NBC to cancel show that is new a mail-order

Filipino company petitions NBC to cancel show that is new a mail-order

Experts state ‘Mail Order Family’ makes light of individual trafficking.

Earlier in the day this week, NBC announced that they had purchased and had been having a sitcom called Mail Order Family, which Deadline defines being a show that “follows a widowed father that is single orders a mail-order bride through the Philippines to assist raise their two preteen daughters.” Unsurprisingly, there is certainly a petition calling for the show’s cancellation.

Mail purchase Family was made to some extent by Jackie Clarke, a writer-producer for Superstore, together with show is apparently centered on Clarke’s family members. But Gabriela United States Of America, a company fighting for the “liberation of most oppressed Filipino ladies,” say in its petition that the show will probably perpetuate harmful stereotypes, and makes light of this problem that is ongoing of trafficking within the Philippines.

“The mail purchase bride industry into the Philippines is rooted in historical U.S. colonial career of this Philippines, feudal-patriarchal view of Filipinas, and present neo-colonial financial policies which have impoverished the Filipino people,” it reads. Continuar leyendo «Filipino company petitions NBC to cancel show that is new a mail-order»