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Filipino World War II Veterans Will Get Easier Path To Reunite With Family

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.15.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Filipino-American World War II veterans who have been waiting for years to bring their family members to the U.S. will soon be able to d...

Fame: Spotlight on Super Woman Clare Boothe Luce

Jim Luce | Posted 03.07.2015 | Books
Jim Luce

Although I attended her funeral at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York, I never knew Clare Boothe Luce in life. Through Sylvia Jukes Morris' twin works, Rage For Fame and the most recent Price of Fame, I feel I have come to know Clare in all her complexity far more intimately.

Dear Filipino Organizers Erased by the Cesar Chavez Movement

Bino A. Realuyo | Posted 09.17.2014 | Latino Voices
Bino A. Realuyo

In the age of American ethnic diversity, it is all about representation -- a spiritual mission to bring you, our fathers, back in the light. History might have worked in favor of Chavez in the past decades, but many Filipino Americans will do what it takes to put your names in the pages of American movements.

Dear Beautiful Mother Of A Gay Man In Your Twilight Years

Bino A. Realuyo | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Bino A. Realuyo

When you watched how different your children were from others, you kept a nonjudgmental, open mind. In the absence of role models, you managed to let me be gay without knowing what that might mean, going against a homophobic stream so ingrained in the Filipino machista system.

Anna Almendrala

Next Major Foodie Trend?

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 09.17.2014 | Los Angeles

Nose-to-tail cooking, funky fermented ingredients and pickled-everything. Filipino food has all the trappings of the next big "it-cuisine" in the Unit...

Dear Filipino Immigrants Who Will One Day Read Our Books

Bino A. Realuyo | Posted 06.10.2013 | Books
Bino A. Realuyo

Time and again, I get together with my Filipino-American writer friends to discuss the state of our Filipino readership. It is often the most depressing conversation.

Landmark Gathering of Filipino-American Leaders in D.C.

Erwin de Leon | Posted 08.26.2012 | DC
Erwin de Leon

Filipino-American leaders from across the country convened for a series of meetings in Washington, D.C. Friday.