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2016

Immigrant groups mark one-year anniversary of historic driver’s license law – Asian Journal

Driver’s license for Calif. undocumented needs fixing–advocates – Inquirer

Coalition launches API human trafficking task force – Asian Journal

WHIAAPI, federal agencies boost outreach efforts in Fil-Am community – Asian Journal

Domestic workers rally in support of permanent protections – Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

California domestic workers launch drive for protective law – Asian Journal

Alissa Walker’s Neighborhood Guide to LA’s Historic Filipinotown – Curbed Los Angeles

Why I Want to Empower People Through Alcohol – VICE Munchies

Campaign seeks to get AAPIs to vote in June 7 primary – Asian Journal

20,000 Domestic Workers Are About to Get Fair Wages. How’d They Do That? – YES! Magazine

Grand ball caps PHL Independence Day celebration in Los Angeles – Balita

California Governor Signs Bill Granting Overtime to Domestic Workers into Law – NBC News

US community groups warn of consequences of not voting – Inquirer

Pinoys in California welcome law granting OT protection to maids – GMA News

Coalition of nonprofits encourages AAPI immigrants to naturalize – Asian Journal

Historic Filipinotown’s New Lights Illuminate L.A.’s Vibrant Filipino Community – LA Weekly

You Can Take a Jeepney Tour in Filipinotown, and It’s Legit Fun – Los Angeles Magazine

APIA voters urged to review state and local ballot measures – Asian American Press

California domestic workers celebrate overtime law – Inquirer

Historic Filipinotown to mark 2nd annual Larry Itliong Day on Oct. 22 – Asian Journal

Worker’s initiative celebrates one year of advocacy ahead of Larry Itliong Day – Asian Journal

 

2015

What 2015 has in store for many undocumented Filipinos in California – Asian Journal

Undocumented drivers told to seek advice in applying for California license – Inquirer

Asian immigrants less likely to seek deportation protection, data show – LA Times

AAPI Community Organizations Make Push for Immigrants to Apply for DACA – New American Media

Hollywood actors, Fil-Ams renew drive for return of Balangiga bells – Inquirer

‘Larry Itliong Day’ bill passes California State Assembly – Inquirer

117th Philippine Independence Day celebrations and 3rd Historic Filipinotown Parade all set for June 6 – Balita

Lending Circle for Deferred Action – Huffington Post

Cerritos holds photo exhibit of Fil-Am contributions to American life – Inquirer

Real Family Values: Planning for a Future that Ensures Dignity for an Aging Population – Center for American Progress

LA 18’s Kababayan Today Supports EMPLEO – Pinoy – Asian Journal

At Pilipino Workers Center housing village, labor leader Larry Itliong’s legacy lives on – Asian Journal MDWK Magazine

California Fil-Ams celebrate Larry Itliong Day with fervor – Balita

Fellowship aims to train women leaders for social justice movements – Daily Bruin

Fil-Am WWI veterans march for recognition – Asian Journal

 

2014

Fil-Ams in NY/NJ band together to campaign for TPS – GMA News

Workers’ center provides lifeline for undocumented Filipinos – Inquirer

US homeland security to discuss temporary asylum with US Pinoys – GMA News

5 US policies that Filipino Americans support – Rappler

Of Heritage, Shared Values and Legacies – Asian Journal MDWK Magazine

Report says: Filipino elderly caregivers work past retirement age – Asian Journal

Most aging Filipino caregivers can’t afford to retire, says report – Inquirer

‘We hear you,’ US Homeland Security officials tell Fil-Ams – Inquirer

Why TPS matters even now – Inquirer

Jeepney in California to inform Filipinos on issues, services – Inquirer

Garcetti aide is face of city’s outreach to foreign-born residents – LA Times

Historic Filipinotown, in the Present Tense – KCET

L.A. Mayor Prepares for Obama’s Executive Order on Immigration – KCET

Left out of immigation reform: Waits for family visas drag on – KPCC

DACA — Confessions of a Formerly Undocumented Youth – New American Media

Northern edge of Westlake finally getting developers’ attention – LA Times

Bill Seeks Commemorative Holiday for Filipino American Leader – KCET

Larry Itliong Village opens in LA’s Historic – Inquirer

For many immigrants, driver’s licenses will be ‘an incredible relief’ – LA Times

 

2013 and earlier

8 things to know about California’s Domestic Workers Bill of Rights – KPCC

Temporary U.S. immigration status urged for Filipinos after typhoon – LA Times

Harold Perrineau and Other Hollywood Parents and Children Support Today’s “Help” – Huffington Post Jan

Sharon Stone Sued By Former Nanny Over Alleged Slurs And Overtime Pay – Huffington Post

California Babysitter Bill: Understanding A.B. 889 – Huffington Post