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Families gather worldwide to ring in the Year of the Fire Rooster 

The beginning of the next Chinese New Year falls on Saturday, January 28, inspiring celebrations in the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community during the surrounding days and weeks. The exact date of the occasion varies because the Lunar … Continue reading

January 25, 2017

ONE Lightweight Champion Eduard ‘The Landslide’ Folayang: Success comes from persevering and hard work

Some doubters thought Eduard Folayang’s career as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter had ended years before he won two consecutive victories in 2016 to earn a shot at the ONE Lightweight World Championship. Many believed the 32-year-old Wushu practitioner’s … Continue reading

December 01, 2016

A river runs through: Saving the waterways of Pasig, City of Los Angeles

Tears streamed down the face of the Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission’s (PRRC) Executive Director, Ramil Tan, as he recalled the neglected and polluted state of the waterway the Philippine government had tasked him with restoring. The Pasig River had been … Continue reading

October 26, 2016

Celebrating Filipino American History Month: Highlighting Pinoys’ roles in the US

October is Filipino American History Month (FAHM), and 2016 marks the 70th year since the Philippines gained independence from the United States and other landmark events that shaped the way Filipinos lived in America for generations. Although Filipinos have had … Continue reading

October 06, 2016

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