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Inquirier.net
2015’s outstanding Filipinos in New York namedTOFA 2015 “Courage of Conviction Awardee,” Mark Bustos, is a hair stylist who g
2015’s outstanding Filipinos in New York named
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
TOFA 2015 “Courage of Conviction Awardee,” Mark Bustos, is a hair stylist who gives haircuts to the homeless. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS NEW YORK CITY — The fifth edition of the Outstanding Filipino Americans in New York (TOFA-NY) Awards will honor 15... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
It's not just Trump: Latinos should boycott the Republican party en masse | Daniel PeñaThere is nothing courageous about a political party standing big to undocumente
It's not just Trump: Latinos should boycott the Republican party en masse | Daniel Peña
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
There is nothing courageous about a political party standing big to undocumented people, arguably the most vulnerable and exploited people in America. There is nothing strong about separating families or outright head-hunting undocumented... Read more
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Rappler
Filipino American journalism: 30th summer in my parents' shoesWho would have known that the year after I became grandmother to a second-gener
Filipino American journalism: 30th summer in my parents' shoes
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
Who would have known that the year after I became grandmother to a second-generation American would see me posting thoughts full time for a Manila-based news site? As summer of 2015 dawned I accepted the invitation of a colleague and former star... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The Texas border town where undocumented migrants are greeted with applauseOn a Saturday morning in the mild days of early summer in the Rio Grande Valley
The Texas border town where undocumented migrants are greeted with applause
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 14 days ago
On a Saturday morning in the mild days of early summer in the Rio Grande Valley, a green municipal bus pulled up to a quiet parking lot in downtown McAllen, Texas. Inside, a group of about 20 Central American refugees squeezed towards of the front,... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Jose Vargas asks Donald Trump: How do you define America?REDWOOD CITY, California - Jose Antonio Vargas, perhaps the most visible and mo
Jose Vargas asks Donald Trump: How do you define America?
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 15 days ago
REDWOOD CITY, California - Jose Antonio Vargas, perhaps the most visible and most outspoken undocumented immigrant in America weighed in on Donald Trump’s immigration plan. The controversial Republican presidential candidate wants to build a wall... Read more
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Asian journal
What undocumented Pinoys can expect from a Donald Trump presidencyFILIPINOS in America are divided between two ends of the spectrum: those who be
What undocumented Pinoys can expect from a Donald Trump presidency
Asian journal / Posted 15 days ago
FILIPINOS in America are divided between two ends of the spectrum: those who believe Donald Trump is their “Messiah” who will help “reclaim” America (but from whom?) and all her glory; and those who abhor Trump and see him as a caricature, no more... Read more
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Asian journal
Yey Coronel: Finding her way back to the Fil-Am community through FASGIUntil this past spring, Yey Coronel never really applied or interviewed for a j
Yey Coronel: Finding her way back to the Fil-Am community through FASGI
Asian journal / Posted 29 days ago
Until this past spring, Yey Coronel never really applied or interviewed for a job. At a young age, she began working after school at her mother’s real estate firm (something she was “born into”), learning the operations from the ground up. By 12... Read more
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Asian journal
NextDayBetter convenes leaders of LA Filipino food movement SINCE its founding in 2013, NextDayBetter has been building a platform where ch
NextDayBetter convenes leaders of LA Filipino food movement 
Asian journal / Posted 29 days ago
SINCE its founding in 2013, NextDayBetter has been building a platform where changemakers, community leaders and innovators can assemble and share their stories. Branded as a “creative speaker and food series for diaspora communities around the... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Zona Politics: Elizabeth Warren and Martin O'Malley Speak at NetrootsThis week on Zona Politics with Jim Nintzel: Sen. Elizabeth Warren talks about
Zona Politics: Elizabeth Warren and Martin O'Malley Speak at Netroots
Tucson Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
This week on Zona Politics with Jim Nintzel: Sen. Elizabeth Warren talks about progressive politics, SB 1070, Wall Street worries and more at the recent Netroots Nation gathering in Phoenix. Then we've got a Netroots conversation between Democratic... Read more
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Asian journal
Racism should be museum artifact, not in our hearts and minds!“THIS is a lesson for each of us, but also for the church of our time: If we le
Racism should be museum artifact, not in our hearts and minds!
Asian journal / Posted 1 months ago
“THIS is a lesson for each of us, but also for the church of our time: If we let ourselves be led by the Holy Spirit, if we are able to mortify our selfishness to make room for the Lord’s love and for his will, we will find peace, we will be builders... Read more
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The Advocate
7 Things List: July 31, 2015Party, watch, listen, yaaaas, read, and wherq with the 7 things that are everyt
7 Things List: July 31, 2015
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
Party, watch, listen, yaaaas, read, and wherq with the 7 things that are everything this week. Back on Board: Greg Louganis Director Cheryl Furjanic explores the public triumphs and personal struggles of gay Olympic champion Greg Louganis as he... Read more

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