Filipino-American Newswire (Page 14)

Filipino-American Newswire (Page 14)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Filipino-American. (Page 14)

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  1. Obama, Clinton cite role of Fil-Ams in US historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    ... the US. In his message for Filipinos and Filipino-Americans, written on October 1 for the celebration of Filipino-American History Month, Obama also recounted the contributions of Filipinos to US efforts in World War II. "Filipino Americans have ...

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  2. Why we need Asian American studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | The Chronicle

    For many Asian/Asian Americans at Duke, comments like these are a part of everyday life. Unfortunately, these "jokes" and other subtle and blatant forms of discrimination, erasure and violence are often ignored.

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  3. New pastor helping Tenafly parish recover from predecessor's stunning deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | The Item

    Father Dan O'Neill greets Angelica Bross and her daughters, Isabella, 6, and Sofia, 3, outside of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Tenafly before mass on Sunday, September, 25, 2016.

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  4. President Obama Celebrates Filipino American History MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | The White House

    ... hotel balcony in Manila. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) This week, President Obama kicked off Filipino-American History Month with a special message celebrating the countless ways Filipino Americans have helped move our country forward. ...

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  5. Duterte says joint war games with U.S. will be lastRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday that the joint war games between the United States and the Philippine marines in October will be the last. "So I am serving notice now to the Americans.

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  6. White House shrugs off Philippines president's threat to end military allianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    ... alliance is built on a 70-year history of strong people-to-people ties, including a vibrant Filipino-American diaspora and a long list of shared security concerns," Earnest said. "So the focus of the Obama administration right now is on the broad ...

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  7. Couple prays for daughter's recoveryRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2016 | The St Paul Journal

    Benjamin Sanchez, seen here with his daughter Jaminah, is hoping his baby will respond well to treatment for a neuroblastoma, stage IV cancer. The St. Paul & District Co-op will be having a bake sale for the Sanchez family this Thursday from 10 a.m. onwards.

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  8. Last PH-US war games?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    The Philippines and the United States yesterday formally opened their joint war games as part of efforts to further enhance the two countries' inter-operability across different range of military operations. The joint military exercises may be the last after President Duterte announced before the Filipino community in Vietnam a few days ago his plan to scrap further war games between the two allies.

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  9. "You can go to hell, Mr. Obama."Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  10. Duterte tells Obama a you can go to hell,a warns of breakupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Monterey County Herald

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures with a firing stance as he announces issuing side arms to army troopers during his visit to its headquarters in suburban Taguig city east of Manila, Philippines Tuesday. U.S. and Philippine forces opened their first large scale combat exercises under President Duterte in uncertainty Tuesday after he said the drills will be the last in his six-year presidency partly to avoid upsetting China.

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  11. DACA Outreach to San Diego's Filipino Immigrant CommunitiesRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2016 | ImmigrationProf Blog

    The San Diego Union Tribune writes about one nonprofit organization's efforts to reach DACA-eligible members of the Filipino community in San Diego.

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  12. Stronger alliance with Vietnam seenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    Economic and defense relations between the Philippines and Vietnam are expected to be enhanced when President Duterte makes a two-day official visit to Vietnam this week. The President, with several Cabinet members in tow, is scheduled to arrive in Hanoi Wednesday night for a visit that coincides with the 40th anniversary of Philippines-Vietnam relations this year.

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  13. Nonprofits May Hold Key to Immigrant Turnout in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | The American Prospect

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is welcomed by Asian American and Pacific Islander supporters in San Gabriel, California, on Thursday, January 7, 2016. eated in a circle with Chinese-speaking volunteers, Julia Chung, the civic engagement associate from the MinKwon Center for Community Action, trains the group in the art and science of phone-banking.

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  14. like Rhonda responded IRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | BlogHer

    In the past two decades, an annual average of 172,000 Filipino women [ 1 ] have left the country as migrant workers, in the quest for decent work and adequate income. While majority of male Filipino migrants are production workers, women migrate predominantly as domestic workers and are particularly vulnerable to abuse and exploitation.

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  15. Gen-y supports southern credit union's push northwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Invercargill-based credit union NZCU South's younger generation of clients in other South Island centres has boosted its loans to a record $107 million The credit union set up a "trades package" for work tools and vehicles in 2016, and developed a relationship with Filipino community members who relocated to Christchurch for the rebuild. The credit union signed up more home buyers in Nelson, Dunedin and Christchurch, where a new office which had been a success story.

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  16. Jose Antonio Vargas is relaunching #EmergingUS on MediumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Poynter Online

    ... but ultimately fell well short of the $1 million goal. This time, Vargas is taking a different tack. The Filipino-American entrepreneur, now 35, is funding the project himself and betting it will become profitable without outside investment. This is ...

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  17. Philippine president to visit Vietnam from Sept. 28 to 29Read the original story

    Sep 25, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is set to visit Vietnam from September 28 to 29, a senior government official said Sunday. Presidential Communications Office Secretary Martin Andanar said in an interview over a state-run radio station that aside from meeting his counterpart, Duterte will also meet with businessmen and the Filipino community in Vietnam during his trip.

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  18. VP Leni won't be caretaker while Duterte is in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea will instead be assigned anew to assist the President in running the government while he is abroad, according to Presidential Communications Operations Secretary Martin Andanar. "Most likely po si Executive Secretary Bingbong Medialdea ang magiging caretaker at magiging tagapangsiwa po ng opisina ng ating Pangulo at siya po ang magiging katuwang ng Pangulo habang ang Pangulo ay nasa Vietnam," Andanar said over government radio, when asked if Robredo will lead the caretaker committee this time.

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  19. In Denmark, au pairs risk abuse in name of 'cultural exchange'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Dressed in a red-and-black lumberjack shirt, jeans and sneakers, she looked more like 16 than her actual age of 19. "He didn't rape me, but he kept saying he wanted to have physical relations with me and wanted to kiss me," she said. "That's still wrong, isn't it?" The young Nepalese woman had come to Denmark to live with a host family as an au pair through a scheme billed as a cultural exchange program.

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  20. A push for Filipino youth to apply for deferred immigration actionRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Filipinos in San Diego are often overlooked when it comes to outreach for a program that allows unauthorized immigrants who came to the U.S. as children to defer deportation and get work permits, according to Alliance San Diego, an advocacy group that is stepping up outreach efforts to that community. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, as the program is known, was created by President Obama four years ago.

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