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Alex Tizon's widow: Lola 'was the true matriarch' -

If Alex Tizon's “My Family's Slave” has struck a raw nerve among Filipinos, it's probably because many among us feel complicit in perpetuating the institution of servitude that the late Pulitzer Prize-winning Filipino-American journalist vividly ...and more »

'My Family's Slave,' the unpleasant truth - The Manila Times

“My Family's Slave” is a personal story written by the late Alex Tizon, who grew up in America where he and his family migrated. He left behind a moving and conscience-searing true story about his “yaya” or family's “katulong,” the woman who cared for ...and more »