Jimmy Bondoc on freezing of ABS-CBN franchise bill: ‘Up to networks to be fair, just’

The House of Representatives recently froze ABS-CBN's franchise renewal, prompting singer Jimmy Bondoc to say such would not have happened if only TV networks followed "basic rules and laws." "Ayaw natin may mawalan ng trabaho (we don't want anyone to lose his job)," Bondoc said via Facebook on June 12. "They can show GOOD FAITH by: paying debts complying with labor laws, changing their harmful internal culture, DEPOLITICIZING THE NEWS, and more." Bondoc made his post on Independence Day, as he shared about the connection of independence to the power such networks hold. "For decades, our culture has been watered down, through the meddling of VARIOUS private and foreign interests. Wh...

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