May 27, 2013 1 Comment
Dan Brown is back with his latest novel, he displays a character who describes the city of Manila as a city with severe traffic congestion, choking pollution, massive poverty, and prostitution of children who thrive.
This immediately brought criticism from the Philippine government. Although only a novel, but is able to make the state government disrupted. Why? Therefore, the Brown’s novel calls Manila as “Gates of Hell“.
In fact, the government agency that manages Manila felt the need to write to Dan Brown and his novel publisher.
“We are not happy with the inaccurate portrayal of our beloved city,” said Francis Tolentino, Manila official governing body.