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Where lies the heroism of Kieth Absalon

The Manila Times 19 Jun 2021
Just two months ago, a Filipino was killed by an American cop in exactly the same manner another policeman choked a Black man, George Floyd, to death by pressing his knee on the victim's neck for five minutes ... racial killings by American police, specifically aimed at Asians.
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Veteran water policy adviser Camille Touton nominated to lead U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

Denver Post 19 Jun 2021
CARSON CITY, Nev.Camille Touton, a veteran congressional water policy adviser, has been nominated to lead the agency that oversees water and power in the U.S. West. President Joe Biden on Friday nominated Touton to be the next commissioner of the U.S ... Related Articles ... She would be the first Filipino American to lead the Bureau of Reclamation ... .
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Filipinos' last stand in Philippine-American War: Authentic, national, valiant

The Manila Times 18 Jun 2021
While the NHC found time and resources to memorialize Jabidah and other false events, it failed to notice a stirring chapter in national history, the Filipinos' last stand during the Philippine-American War (1899 to 1902) in Samar and Leyte ... Filipinos would soon learn what Americans meant when they spoke of "real war.".
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"Futures" for Philippine creative industries to be explored in upcoming digital conference

Manila Bulletin 18 Jun 2021
... Tan and Kajo Baldisimo, and director/showrunner Jay Oliva who will talk about the comic book’s journey to becoming a Netflix adaptation Filipino-American comic book writer and artist Whilce Portacio who will share insights on telling Filipino stories to a global audience.
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Nevada native picked to lead Bureau of Reclamation

Nevada Appeal 18 Jun 2021
Camille Touton, a veteran congressional water policy adviser, has been nominated to lead the agency that oversees water and power in the West. President Joe Biden on Friday nominated Touton to be the next commissioner of the U.S ... She would be the first Filipino American to lead the Bureau of Reclamation ... .
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Full-time Gilas team

The Manila Times 18 Jun 2021
It has been a proven formula. Full-time members committing to play for the Philippine men's basketball team for a long period of time ... Engelland, however, played for the Philippines' dramatic 1985 gold medal feat in the William Jones Cup where the Filipinos defeated the Americans ... Undoubtedly, the best Filipino players are in the PBA ... .
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Biden picks career water policy adviser to lead water agency

Las Vegas Sun 18 Jun 2021
Associated Press. Friday, June 18, 2021 . 1.39 p.m. CARSON CITYCamille Touton, a veteran congressional water policy adviser, has been nominated to lead the agency that oversees water and power in the U.S. West ... Bureau of Reclamation ... She would be the first Filipino American to lead the Bureau of Reclamation ... .
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Take an augmented reality tour of San Jose’s Japantown

The Mercury News 18 Jun 2021
“And that the community wasn’t just about Japanese American history, but it involved the Chinese Americans and Filipino Americans as well ... The current tour, presented by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and partially funded by the Knight Foundation, showcases the ...
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KUWTT: Pacquiao urges boycott of PDP-Laban meetings | Jun. 19, 2021

The Manila Times 18 Jun 2021
Good day. Here are the top stories for the Manila Times on June 19, 2021. READ. Pacquiao urges boycott of PDP-Laban meeting. SEN ... READ. Face shield policy remains – Palace. PALACE spokesman Harry Roque Jr ... READ ... Contreras writes on when government agencies become heartless while Makabenta talks about the Filipinos' last stand in the Philippine-American War.
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Pacquiao, Quirino tell Filipinos not to lose hope during pandemic

Manila Bulletin 17 Jun 2021
Senator Manny Pacquiao urged Filipinos affected by the pandemic not to lose hope as celebrities mount a benefit concert to help fight COVID-19 ... The humanitarian project unites a significant number of Filipino American Associations upon the initiative and invitation of Filipino American Voice United (FAVU).
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Manny Pacquiao among the performers in free online concert

Manila Bulletin 17 Jun 2021
Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao is set to join some of the country’s top musicians and singers in a free online concert late this month ... Organized by the Filipino American Voice United (FAVU), Pacquiao is among the performers at the “Isang Tinig, Isang Lahi” online show on June 26 and June 27.
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Through the Silence: The Special Eye of a Photographer Without Hearing

The Epoch Times 17 Jun 2021
But the 28-year-old American-Filipino, who is deaf, focuses only on the opportunity to tell a story—one picture at a time ... Rather than allow it ....
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How to make chicken adobo with coconut milk, a Philippine homestyle classic

South China Morning Post 17 Jun 2021
... chef at a restaurant where all the cooks – except myself and the head chef – were Filipino.
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