filipino diaspora - updates

Rappler's latest stories on filipino diaspora


'Long Distance' podcast premieres second season with documentary companion series

Nov 06, 2019 - 8:50 AM

PRESS RELEASE: The second season will include stories of an immigrant couple who paved the way for the rise of Filipino food in the United States and of a woman who survived torture and incarceration during the Martial Law

[OPINION] One hour at a time

May 22, 2018 - 10:04 AM

I had 30 minutes left with her. Taking the place of the sweeping vistas of the countryside we used to visit was the gray horizon of concrete pavement where we saw airplanes flying in and out. She would leave soon, along with the rest, to a life where they are needed – indispensable yet invisible at the same time.

Citizenship, identity and global Filipinos

Jun 13, 2017 - 9:00 AM

In a world where Filipinos are everywhere where our diaspora has no boundaries it is time to take a liberal approach to Filipino citizenship

#AfterYolanda: Global Filipinos and PH resilience

Nov 10, 2014 - 8:41 PM

How we deal with disasters whose voices matter what we prioritize who defines danger and who foots the bill are crucial questions that need to be probed

Singapore on my mind, Manila in my heart

Aug 09, 2014 - 10:30 AM

I remain thankful for my job that gave me a unique perspective not only of my host country but more so my beloved home land

Singapore, 16 April 2014

Canada on Haiyan: We helped because of Filipino-Canadians

Apr 11, 2014 - 5:34 PM

Canadians donate 85 million to Haiyan survivors partly due to Filipino influence Their government will match this doubling the amount to 170 million

EXPERT CARE. A Canadian medic checks on a child in an evacuation center outside of Roxas City, Capiz. Photo from the Canadian Embassy in Manila.

A nation of hypocrites? Response to 'I’d rather go hungry' girl

Mar 23, 2014 - 11:00 AM

We declare war almost immediately on anyone who insults our “Pinoy Pride ” yet we are also the first to downplay any positive stride that our nation has achieved

Pinoys in NY push for Temporary Protected Status for PH

Jan 17, 2014 - 2:18 PM

The TPS can and will be a big help in easing the suffering of Filipinos in the US who have families and friends directly affected by Typhoon Haiyan

#BalikBayan 2013: Stories from the diaspora

Jan 04, 2014 - 12:43 PM

BalikBayan remembers 10 stories about how Filipinos shaped the world in 2013

Tagalogue: Voices of the diaspora

Oct 21, 2012 - 1:05 PM

Tagalogue is run by a cast on a volunteer basis simply fueled by their love and affinity to their homeland and its culture

LOVE FOR THE MOTHERLAND even if they are oceans away in 'Tagalogue.' Photo by Rina Angela Corpus