The book goes back and forth like a thrilling ping-pong game about the myths and stereotypes not only of Filipino-Americans but all Asian-Americans, and the author's own experience as the observer and the other
'The diversity of the United States reflects the kind of Church we have in America,' the Nueva Ecija-born Bishop Oscar Solis says
George Conway, the husband of Trump senior adviser Kelly Conway, could be the first Asian-American to become the US government's next top litigator
During the campaign, the Republican president-elect accused the Philippines of being a 'terrorist nation,' threatened to build a wall along its borders with Mexico, and made fiery anti-Islamic rhetoric
From candidate favorability to opinions on key US policies – take a look at what the 2016 National Asian American Survey reveals about Filipino American (Fil-Am) voters
The show, ‘Mail Order Family,’ is about a widowed father who orders a Filipina mail-order bride to raise his children
Dodson is set for a 4-day promotional tour in the country
'Why aren’t there more Filipino American professors? Filipino American political leaders? There is still way more work to be done, and complacency is the enemy of progress.'
'Other people will always divide and rule Filipinos (for their own agenda). Do we want to progress politically or do we want to be puppets?'
'The tenets of good journalism remain the same no matter the medium'
Anna Lopez Brosche says she will bring her accounting experience to the Jacksonville City Council, where she won a seat on May 19. She took office on July 1.
California declares October 25 Larry Itliong Day – to remember and celebrate the Fil-Am's life and contributions to the labor movement in the state
Rappler speaks with Filipino American author Mia Alvar about her new book 'In the Country'
In 2009, federal authorities arrested 10 Con Edison supervisors in connection with contractor kickback schemes
As I’ve grown older, I’ve realized not only how complicated and nuanced a Filipino’s identity is, but also how understanding it is more than an exercise in navel-gazing
Some critics question the Philippines' policy of recruiting overseas talent with Filipino heritage, but Eric Cray said it was an honor to represent his mother's country
'If there was a great chef executing Filipino food at a high level, everyone else would line up behind them,' says popular TV show host and chef Andrew Zimmern
'I long to see my mother’s eyes open, feel her touch, listen to her play the piano, show her the orchids blooming in the kitchen, take her on our weekly shopping expeditions, and beg her to please, please stay with us'
The Rasner family is accepting donations for help with Christian's medical expenses
'All I could think about is how lucky we were,' says Fil-Am Jordan Cezar, shift manager at popular NY eatery Pommes Frites
The multi-awarded Dr Connie Somera Uy is the first Filipino president of the Nephrology Society of New Jersey
'Daniel Orton says Pacquiao's flirtation with professional basketball is a joke. This kind of honesty is not only American entertainment but also a virtue.'
Ralph Kenneth DeLeon, 26, migrated from Laguna, Philippines, in 2002. He is a permanent US resident, but remains a Filipino citizen with a valid Philippine passport
I still don’t know whether journalism is ultimately the career for me, but I do know that each time I pursued a lead, spoke with sources, and crafted a story, I felt alive
The ex-seminarian's wish: That Pope Francis' visit inspires more people to 'reflect and renew their lives to be more men and women of God and for others'
'To bring the Church to the 21st century is one gigantic task he has done, and it has not been easy at all'
Aurora Austriaco, born and raised in the Philippines, traces her success to her parents' difficult decision to replant their family abroad in pursuit of better opportunities
The second Fil-Am elected to the city council has bested his predecessor Mike Guingona to lead the US municipality with the highest concentration of Filipinos
Over the weekend, two public forums on immigration issues are to be sponsored by Filipino-American groups – one in Jersey City on Saturday and one in Queens, New York
Vargas missed being covered by the DACA immigration relief when it was adopted in 2012 because it provided a cut-off age of 30 years old for immigrant youth to qualify. He was 31 years old then.
It was the first time that a taxicab driver from Nevada and a Filipino American won the prestigious honor at Taxicab Limousine & Paratransit Association’s annual event
Democrat Arvin Amatorio wins a council seat by garnering 2,947 votes after campaigning for less than two months
To be an outstanding Filipino American isn’t just about your bloodline – it’s about being the best in who you are and what you do – and inspiring others to do the same
Beneath the instabilities is a quiet attempt to put together a cultural identity poster that enables her to label herself 'American-Filipino'
Joseph Bacani, now a student at Columbia University, is a far cry from his image embedded in the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial. The Iraq War veteran is the only Filipino and Asian American in such national tribute.
'Let's allow the President a little rest,' says Malacañang in defense of President Aquino's side trip
A short film about two gay men and the challenges they face in their desire to wed has gained the nod of the Vail Film Festival. Shakira explores the ins and outs of the movie's themes as it resonates with real life.
'His decision to embark on an apostolic visit to Korea itself is a clear indication that the Catholic Church recognizes the tremendous growth in the country'
'Through its education programs, NFTE (aptly pronounced nifty) gives students the tools to upstart their own ingenious business ideas and engages them with the spirit of entrepreneurship'
(UPDATED) Garces was born in San Francisco, USA, to a Filipino father Leon Panteleon Garces from Bohol and a Finnish mother
Captain Ronald Ravelo, a son of a retired US Navy chief from the Philippines, becomes the commander of the USS Abraham Lincoln
Despite the real-life drama of Vargas' story captured in 'Documented,' the film also tells the story of the plight of so many other undocumented immigrants
(2nd UPDATE) Fil-Am journalist Jose Antonio Vargas was in Texas visiting and writing a story about the unaccompanied minors being held at detention facilities near the Mexican border
'TOFA-NY was created to give recognition to organizations and individuals who have raised the profile of Filipino Americans'
Eddie Angeles tells his story about migrating to the US from the Philippines, growing up in poverty and becoming an appointee of the Obama administration
Ron Wagner is not the typical Filipino. Wagner, who identifies with both sides of his parentage, chooses to honor his maternal origins with his brand.
'If you're like me, you look for shows produced, directed, written and/or starring Asians. Why not? We are part of the American fabric...'