Philippine diaspora - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine diaspora


Injustice in Court of Appeals: Failing Mary Jane Veloso

Jan 25, 2018 - 9:23 AM

Philippine legal procedure is horribly ill-equipped for 21st century transnational issues like human trafficking and modern slavery, the drug trade, terrorism, regional environmental degradation, money laundering, and the legal needs of the Filipino diaspora, all of which cross state borders

OFWs as modern-day heroes: Seriously?

Jul 10, 2016 - 12:15 PM

Faced with all sorts of imaginable and unimaginable migratory experiences beyond the votes that they cast OFWs now want their voices to be heard

OFW groups to HK politician: 'Apologize or we'll sue'

Apr 22, 2015 - 9:30 AM

Hong Kong executive councilor Regina Ip Lau Suk yee says that during her time as immigration chief she received complaints that the government was allowing Filipino domestic helpers to seduce their husbands

This is not the Philippines we left behind

Mar 22, 2015 - 11:11 AM

Whether we want to or not we migrants have a profound effect on the way the world envisions and interacts with the Philippines

The balikbayan king and queen

Jul 28, 2014 - 11:08 AM

They used to be the dreamers the ones left behind But they came back home exactly like the ones they resented