Year: 2013

Tausug Videoke

We just love singing karaoke. Sama can be proud that there are moro songs available on videoke machines throughout the Philippines. As far as we can tell Tausug is the only moro language featured…

Sambuwangan | The Marginalization of the Sama & Badjao

marginalize
verb
past tense: marginalized; past participle: marginalized
treat (a person, group, or concept) as insignificant or peripheral.
The Sama with their co-inhabitants of Rio Hondo are cast out of the city. Out of the way. The rulers of the city indeed find them insignificant. Those of importance are those that provide the Latin origin for this city. The Chabacanos.