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Fil-Ams in San Francisco hold domestic violence prevention seminar, resource fair

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A domestic violence prevention seminar and resources fair provided information and educational sources to women and their families at the Kalayaan Hall of the Philippine Center on October 2.

Posted: October 17th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Expat’s memoir reveals cruelty of domestic violence


One out of five Filipino women is abused, according to the Philippine Department of Social Welfare and Development. However, these statistics only represent reported incidents of abuse. Many instances go unreported because victims live in remote villages and are not educated or informed of resources and their rights.

Posted: September 5th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Honolulu night of kundiman to call out domestic violence

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This year, the “Annual Kundiman 808” evening of love songs and live art will be dedicated to raising awareness about domestic violence, the Filipino Community Center announced.

Posted: July 22nd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

San Francisco cops, immigration experts talk to Filipinos about domestic violence

Resource speakers for the Talakayan sa Konsulado discuss domestic violence (left to right) Lt. Randy Caturay of the San Francisco Police Department, Raymond Tang, District Attorney Investigator, Glen Sylvester, Filipino American Law Enforcement Officers, and Robert Yabes, Program Director at the Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

“One out of four people is or will become a victim of domestic violence,” Lt. Randy Caturay, member of the San Francisco Police Force and the Alliance for Community Empowerment, recently told the audience at the Philippine Consulate in San Francisco.

Posted: March 27th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

California Supreme Court rejects appeal on Tempongko domestic violence murder

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The California Supreme Court rejected an appeal March 19 the case of People v. Beltran, by a man convicted of murdering his former girlfriend, Filipino American single mother Claire Grace Tempongko.

Posted: March 21st, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »