Rappler's latest stories on Chinese Filipinos
[OPINION] Activism, from someone you wouldn't expect
'I used to hate protests. I used to ride that high horse without any regard for the facts on the ground.'
[OPINION] Thanks for all the (inedible) fish
'Right now it feels like someone declared open house for strangers to make this country their home – without ground rules,' asserts Chinese-Filipino Anna Gamboa
[OPINION] An ode to a fisherman whom I have forsaken
Chinese-Filipino Jeffrey P. Yap assures his fellow Filipinos that he is on the same boat, and is equally proud to wear a shirt with 'West Philippine Sea' printed on it
[OPINION] Finding the middle ground with the Middle Kingdom
'We were born in the Philippines, grew up in the Philippines, live, work, and love in the Philippines. The Philippines is our home,' says Chinese-Filipino Freddie Tan
[OPINION] Winnie turns Trumpian
The issue of Tsinoys has turned Monsod into a careless pundit, and she serves as a cautionary tale for young scholars like myself. Success in public service, a newspaper column, and the final word on a TV show can make one lazy.
[OPINION] Why I distrust Solita Monsod’s ‘Why Filipinos distrust China’
What the Monsod essay ‘boils down to’ is this: ‘We don’t trust China because we don’t trust Chinese and Chinese-Filipinos’ because, after all this time, and alas, we are still racists.
Duterte on Chinese New Year: Let's 'fortify' Fil-Chinese ties
May all of us develop a more profound appreciation of our heritage as two distinct yet intertwined peoples says President Duterte
Beware of false prophets
Or why F Sionil Jose can t argue his way out of his own prejudices
The problem with loyalty oaths
Has anyone imagined the logistical nightmare of translating a call for action of Filipino Chinese communities into actual policy?
China urges trade with PH across 'sea of peace'
The problem lies with President Aquino says a Chinese official whose grandfather was buried in the Philippines
Filipina top MIT grad: 'We are all Filipinos'
A Filipino graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT rallies against those who belittle the achievement of UP s Tiffany Uy
Philippines and China: Beyond the sea dispute
There are voices suggesting that Chinese Filipinos will side with China in the event of war This is truly unfortunate because there is no doubt in our minds that we are Filipinos who love this country
The lion princes of Divisoria
The lion princes aren t after big earnings For them it s about a poor teenager s dream
What does it mean to be Filipino?
Filipinos are said to suffer from identity crisis but what s wrong with that?
Kidnapped Chinese, Filipino rescued in Malaysia
UPDATED The rescue happens two months after the two were abducted from a Malaysian dive resort and taken to Mindanao
Chinese Filipinos urged to step into PH-China row
The Philippines should use its ethnic ties with China in the dispute over the West Philippine Sea South China Sea analysts say
Is the US ready for an Asian president?
Will the United States ever have an Asian president? Only if the politicians could cross over to other communities
Her Yin and Yang: A woman’s journey towards finding her true identity
Is there irony in defying your culture s standards and embracing its heritage at the same time? One woman shares her tale
My Tsinoy dilemma
What s the difference between a Chinese Filipino and Filipino Chinese?
Races are like mixed rice
Being in a country where many distinct races live side by side I surmised that some locals must have seen the need to take people in context
Anchor Land expands outside Chinese-Filipino market
Premier developer Anchor Land reduces its Chinese Filipino market to 60 of the client mix as it attracts more foreigners to properties outside its traditional base of Binondo
Scarborough in the eyes of Filipino-Chinese
Many who are perceived by others as Chinese do not even see themselves as Chinese