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Fil-Ams rise to local posts in New Jersey


Two Filipino-Americans ran for city council in their respective places and won during the US midterm elections, joining two other Filipinos who already hold city council posts in the state.

Posted: November 19th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

2014—best time to become a US citizen

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If you are a legal permanent resident eligible for American citizenship, there is no better time than 2014 to resolve to become a citizen.

Posted: January 25th, 2014 in Americas,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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Honoring a Great American


In his first inaugural address which he delivered on January 20, 2009 in front of a live audience of 1.8 million people and which was watched by 30% of all TV viewers in the US, President Barack Obama said: “our Founding Fathers, faced with perils that we can scarcely imagine, drafted a charter to assure the rule of law and the rights of man — a charter expanded by the blood of generations. Those ideals still light the world, and we will not give them up for expedience sake.”

Posted: November 21st, 2012 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »

No Limitation

Obama’s second term brings hope to undocumented immigrants


To immigrant communities and human rights advocates, having Mitt Romney as President is like unleashing thousands of pit bulls on the estimated 12 to 20 million undocumented immigrants living in the US.

Posted: November 20th, 2012 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »

Finally, a Filipino presence in the California Assembly


Vice-Mayor Rob Bonta of the city of Alameda in the East Bay made history when he became the first Filipino-American elected to the California State Assembly in the just concluded general elections.

Posted: November 11th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »