Sitata Tasyo: GMA News TV’s animated voter education series

Sitata Tasyo, GMA News TV’s central character in its election awareness plug, is the antithesis to the usual pleasant, cajoling voices that urge voters to choose wisely.

Filipinos are by nature pleasant, unwilling to rock the boat. One of the country’s core values, after all, is pakikisama or being agreeable — just going with the flow. We shy away from confrontations to protect a kapwa Pilipino’s amor propio.

SITATA TASYO is the record scratch to all that.

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