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Pinay Sa Seattle Speaks Up for Seniors

Pinay sa Seattle–GABRIELA USA rallied with other Asian and Pacific Islander groups on the steps of the capitol building in Olympia on Feb. 4 to advocate for senior services such as medical interpretation, the...

Pinay Sa Seattle Speaks Up for Seniors

The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency will be hosting a poverty simulation workshop.

Typhoon Relief Comes From Abroad

On the weekend of September 26th, Typhoon Ondoy hit the Philippines, dumping more rainfall in a single day than typically falls in a month. The typhoon caused massive flooding, swollen rivers and backed-up the...

There’s No Formula for Being Filipina – October is Filipino American Month

Recently, the Filipino community was shaken by Typhoon Ondoy that left riverside communities in Metro Manila devastated by rain and mud. Over 300,000 families were displaced and in need of clean water, food and...

Filipina Politics, Filipina Rights

We’re losing ground - people of color are not being elected to public office in the same numbers as thirty years ago.