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Wednesday Apr 16 | SanLuisObispo.com

Pilipino culture at the Clark Center

"They were the loudest group," recalled the San Jose native, who became a member after spotting the group as a freshman at the Cal Poly Club Showcase.

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Related Topix: Arroyo Grande, CA, Asian-American

Wednesday Apr 16 | Whidbey News-Times

Oak Harbor adopts sister city Libungan, Philippines

The difference between life in Oak Harbor and life back home in the Philippines is so profound that it's difficult for Lorena Albert to describe.

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Related Topix: Oak Harbor, WA, Agriculture, Science, US Military, US Navy, Asian-American

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Go Local

TRENDER: Dancer, Writer, Social Activist

Who are the Rhode Islanders leading in arts, fashion, food, and style? They're Trenders, and GoLocalProv offers a glimpse of the people you most want to know on the scene.

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Related Topix: Brown University, Providence, RI, Asian-American

Weekend Balita

Sen. Leland Yee denies gun-running plot after FBI sting

California State Senator Leland Yee with co-accused Dr. Wilson Lim during a recent in Southern California, where Yee has been courting votes from the Filipino-American community for his supposed run for the California Secretary of State post.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Long Beach, CA, Chinatown (San Francisco, CA)

Inside Bay Area

Filipino group says 'Chavez' falls fall short in crediting Itliong

The plight and achievements of the central California farm worker is brought to the forefront in "Chavez," but the motion picture falls seriously short of accurately depicting the importance of Larry Itliong and his peers, claimed a Seattle-based organization.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

IndyMedia

Celebrate the RH victory in the Philippines, continue the struggle

Akbayan Partylist welcomes the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the constitutionality of the Reproductive Health Law.

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Related Topix: Asian-American

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Quick Response Squad, Marine Police Detain Four Filipinos In Pump Boat

The quick response squad and marine police detained four Filipino men near Pulau Pom-Pom in a special operation early today.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, World News, Malaysia,

Examiner.com

Calvin King basks under a Hollywood lore

Calvin King is not your run-of-the-mill Filipino or Filipino-American artist. He is a highly positive and proactive person.

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Related Topix: Asian-American

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Herald Star Online

Walk marks anniversary of Bataan death march

The Brooke County Public Library and its American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor Museum observed the 72nd anniversary of the Bataan Death March with a community walk Saturday.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, West Virginia

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Philipine Reporter

Formation of Filipino Task Force in Toronto gets support from Councillors

A recent meeting between members of the Filipino community and City of Toronto councillors and other City stakeholders resulted in a decision to set up a Filipino Task Force to allow for a community voice in the City when the term of a new council begins.

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Related Topix: Asian-American

The Reporter

Filipino group says 'Chavez' falls far short in crediting Larry Itliong

The plight and achievements of the central California farm worker is brought to the forefront in "Chavez," but the motion picture falls seriously short of accurately depicting the importance of Larry The Filipino American National Historical Society said the film fails to emphasize the multi-ethnic allegiance between Mexicans and Filipinos of the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Weekend Balita

Still amazed at the recent FBI arrest of California State Senator Leland Yee

The recent FBI arrests on California State Senator Leland Yee and 26 others, which was repeatedly played out on national television and on almost every major national and local publication, has not only shocked me but it kept haunting me, maybe because I met the Senator a couple of times and like many of us in the Filipino community who have placed ... (more)

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Related Topix: Asian-American, San Francisco, CA

Wed Apr 09, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

the Sing Off's The Filharmonic Swings by Twelve3south Studio

The doors at twelve3south Studio are always open to artists who are looking to make some music, even if they stop in at a moment's notice.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Austin, TX

Central Kitsap Reporter

Bataan Remembrance Day is April 12

Bataan Remembrance Day will be commemorated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 12, at Bataan Park in East Bremerton.

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Related Topix: Bremerton, WA, Asian-American

ABS-CBN News

Fil-Am woman seeks help to find Filipino father

MANILA A Wisconsin-based Filipino-American woman is appealing to the public to help her find her Filipino father whom she had not seen since birth.

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Related Topix: Asian-American

ABS-CBN News

Moonpools & Caterpillars kick off PH tour at Amber

MANILA Nearly 20 years since the release of their breakthrough studio album in 1995, the Filipino-American rock band Moonpools & Caterpillars were ecstatically welcomed by fans on Tuesday as the quartet launched its three-concert series in the Philippines at the Amber Ultra Lounge at the Bonifacio Global City in Taguig.

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Related Topix: Asian-American

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

Luna M. Jamero: Both Chavez film and article omit turning point

The recently released Cesar Chavez biopic has been receiving a flurry of criticism, including a recent article by Matt Garcia, author of “From the Jaws of Victory: The Triumph and Tragedy of Cesar Chavez and Farm Worker Movement,” that appeared in both the Merced Sun-Star and The Modesto Bee on April 2. Unfortunately, the Sun-Star version ... (more)

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Related Topix: Merced, CA, Asian-American

Saipan Tribune

USP4GG to host forum on TPS on Wednesday

In an effort to continue the campaign of Temporary Protected Status designation for the Philippines, the US Pinoys for Good Governance Marianas chapter, in collaboration with the National Federation of Filipino American Associations Marianas chapter, will be providing another round of free calls to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and will ... (more)

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Related Topix: Asian-American

Weekend Balita

Fil-Ams urged to experience new PHL in July tour

Filipino-Americans will be able to see firsthand why the Philippines is becoming more one of the best value travel destinations in the world and one of the fastest growing economies in Southeast Asia.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, New York

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Asia News Network

Good chance of an 'inside job'

The authorities are looking into the possibility that Abu Sayyaf gunmen slipped into Semporna and blended with the local Filipino community for at least a week before they struck at the Singamata Reef Resort.

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Related Topix: Malaysia, World News, Asian-American

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