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Is Christmas Really Making A Come Back Under Trump?

I like you have certainly heard numerous claims about there being an attack on Christmas and a coordinated effort to change the language around the Christmas holiday which begs the question. 425 more words

Intiman’s Dragon Lady and Philippine Migration

The migration of a family from the Philippines to America has been explored in colorful form by Sara Porkalob in Dragon Lady, a one woman show at the Intiman Theater, closing October 1st. 457 more words

LOCAL INTEREST

The Nobodies, The Nothings, and The No Ones.

I was born in a small town outside of Manila City, Philippines. The first few years of my life was spent in a town called Cavite. 2,842 more words

Echomuse

THE LANGUAGE OF THE PHILIPPINES # 3

MORE ABOUT THE PAST AND NUMBERS

(Please read my two previous Blogs at https://pilipinongfilipino.wordpress.com before you read this one. It will give you a better understanding of this Blog) 558 more words

In Tama’s No-Frills Space, the Filipino Food Is Anything But

At a new restaurant in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, every dish comes with a careful presentation, and a story.

Published: June 15, 2017 at 05:30AM

Food By LIGAYA MISHAN… 65 more words

NYT

When Assimilation Isn't Enough

by Cheryl Marcelo

Mirrors show me a different version of myself depending on where I am. When I taught abroad, I saw a young woman advancing in her professional career; in Philadelphia, I saw someone who confidently led peers in advocacy and professional development initiatives at Temple University; in unfamiliar places, an adventurer hungry for new sights and smells. 2,217 more words

Immigration

'ROUND MIDNIGHT: a tapestry of four diverse lives set against 50 years of a changing Las Vegas

’Round Midnight

By Laura McBride

Touchstone/Simon & Schuster: May 2, 2017

374 pages; $25.99

In just two novels, Laura McBride has become the unofficial Laureate of Las Vegas, depicting life on and beyond the Strip in vivid, occasionally wrenching detail. 762 more words

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