Filipino American History - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino American History


California declares holiday for Fil-Am labor leader

Jul 04, 2015 - 7:15 PM

California declares October 25 Larry Itliong Day – to remember and celebrate the Fil Am s life and contributions to the labor movement in the state

#TOFA2014: Celebrating Fil-Am History Month in the Big Apple

Oct 25, 2014 - 8:06 PM

To be an outstanding Filipino American isn’t just about your bloodline – it’s about being the best in who you are and what you do – and inspiring others to do the same

The Outstanding Filipino Americans 2014 honorees announced

Oct 09, 2014 - 10:37 AM

TOFA announces its 2014 winners

Rob Bonta: California’s first Fil-Am assemblyman

Sep 27, 2013 - 12:08 AM

The words Positively no Filipinos allowed hang in his office as a reminder of how our community was treated when we arrived in this country and what we are capable of accomplishing