March 27, 2017 09:15 PM PST
SINCE 2007

Is P-Noy hedging his future on Poe?

PerryScope
By PERRY DIAZ

With the 2016 campaign season officially starting on February 9, the “rumble” among the five major presidential candidates and their VP sidekicks has begun. And for the next 90 days of intense campaigning – and plotting – the

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A little lesson in political empowerment

Telltale Signs
By RODEL RODIS

Filipinos in the U.S. who crave “political empowerment” may not know exactly what it means and how it affects them. In 1994, two years after I was elected by the city’s voters to the San Francisco Community College Board

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Geopolitics and the comfort women

PerryScope
By PERRY DIAZ

Seventy years after the end of World War II, the shameful act of sexual slavery by the Japanese Imperial Army has finally come to a “negotiated” end between Japan and South Korea in what many believe was driven by the

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The Debut: the coming-of-age celebration

As I See It
By ELPIDIO ESTIOKO

One of the bonding moments Filipinos prepare as a special day to gather relatives, friends, and acquaintances together for a special day is celebrating a young Filipina woman’s 18th birthday or Debut!

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February 2016 visa news

Legal Matters
By ATTY. CRISPIN CADAY LOZANO

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), in coordination with the Department of State (DOS), has revised the procedures for determining visa availability for applicants waiting to file for employment-

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