Prosy Abarquez Delacruz, J.D.

Prosy Abarquez Delacruz, J.D. Prosy Abarquez-Delacruz, J.D. writes a weekly column for Asian Journal, called “Rhizomes.” She has been writing for Asian Journal Press for 9 years now. She contributes to Balikbayan Magazine. Her training and experiences are in the field of science, food technology, law and community volunteerism for 4 decades. She holds a B.S. degree from the University of the Philippines, a law degree from Whittier College School of Law in California and a certificate on 21st Century Leadership from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. She has been a participant in NVM Writing Workshops taught by Prof. Peter Bacho for 4 years and Prof. Russell Leong. She has travelled to France, Holland, Belgium and Mexico and 22 national parks in the US, in pursuit of her love for arts.

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February 10, 2018

A first-person encounter with Pete Souza, former chief White House photographer

“Our journey is not complete until our gay brothers and sisters are treated like anyone else under the law. For if we are truly created equal, then surely the love we commit to one another must be equal as well.” … Continue reading

February 03, 2018

A vein that beats with love for America

“I see the failure of the GOP (Republican Party) to act as the deepest form of betrayal, not simply of this nation and her people, but of all those sharing this planet who have been dependent on this fragile international … Continue reading

January 27, 2018

America’s battle for soul: Why immigration reform must be inclusive

[Editor’s note: A version of this column was previously published in the Los Angeles Asian Journal Weekend Edition on Jan. 25, 2014. We are reprinting given the current debate on immigration.] “THERE’S a battle right now for the soul of … Continue reading

January 20, 2018

New Year’s opportunity to set our souls on fire

“Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated … Continue reading

January 13, 2018

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