Posts Tagged as "Philippines"

UPDATE: Long Beach Journalists, Activists Released After Beaten & Arrested in Philippines Protest

Jul. 31, 2018 / By
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Among the four journalists arrested include Long Beach-based community organizers and filmmakers Eric Tandoc and Hiyasmin Saturay, who were volunteering for progressive media outlet Altermidya (People’s Alternative Media Network) to cover the plight of the NutriAsia workers on the picket line.

Filipino Human Rights Activists Call to ‘Stop the Killings’ in Drug War in Homeland

Jun. 7, 2018 / By
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Activists from Long Beach, L.A., and abroad are organizing to stop Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs that has claimed over 12,000 lives.

In Yolanda’s Wake, Memories of Filipino Resiliency

Nov. 19, 2013 / By
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New America Media, First Person, Anthony Advincula

NEW YORK — I am accustomed to strong typhoons...

Juanito Geronimo: A Life of Removal

Oct. 16, 2011 / By
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Written by John Oliver Santiago

My grandfather’s face is full of joy and amusement as he watches a Filipino program playing on satellite television...