January 2018 Filipino American National News Archives

We discussed news from the Philippines including a mall fire and the war on drugs. We also discussed community events such as the Debutantes Ball and a food event at the Philippine Center of Minnesota.

This week we discussed the Vikings win, the upcoming FMA Debutante's Ball, older cultural "traditions" that may be sexist today, and how community organizations can reach the 30-something and under demographic.

This week, Ramon, Afsheen, and Alan discuss the increased activity in child pornography in the Philippines and attempts to combat its rise. We also discuss upcoming events in the community.

This week we interview Asa Miller, a Portland, OR, high schooler, representing the Philippines in this year's Winter Olympics (alpine skiing). We also recap the recent "My Valentine" community event/fundraiser.