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Christina Oriel

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Filipino culture, talent on display at LA Clippers Filipino Heritage Night

It’s no secret that Filipinos revel in the game of basketball — from the sport becoming a center topic of discussion at family get-togethers to multi-generations gathering around the living room on a game night. The support for the game … Continue reading

January 10, 2018

MDWK Magazine’s 2017 in review

Reflecting on the newsmakers, personalities, organizations, and events that made the cover With 2017 now a distant memory, the Asian Journal editorial team begins 2018 with a reflection on the top MDWK Magazine cover stories from the past 12 months … Continue reading

January 03, 2018

‘The Girl Who Sees’: Fil-Ams design new video game on Filipino culture and mythology

GIVEN the lack of Filipino representation in the international gaming industry, a group of Filipino-Americans is seeking to change that with the development of a Filipino fantasy video game. Set during the Japanese occupation of the Philippines during World War … Continue reading

November 01, 2017

Anthony Cailan: Fil-Am sommelier in Los Angeles 

On a recent afternoon toward the tail end of summer, Anthony Cailan is beaming, ready to talk about new wines he has tasted that are locally sourced not too distant from Los Angeles. For him, wine lists at restaurants shouldn’t … Continue reading

September 13, 2017

LA Deputy Mayor for budget and innovation Miguel Sangalang: Helping Los Angeles and the community connect through technology

It’s no secret that Los Angeles is home to one of the largest Filipino populations outside of the Philippines. Filipinos have made their mark in various facets of the city, whether it’s entertainment, business or politics. Many have even been … Continue reading

July 26, 2017

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