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The Instant *Click* Between Filipinos

Wednesday 04 October 2017

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What is it about Filipinos and immediately having a connection just because they are Filipino? I like to call it an “instant click.” You know… the one where you go to an event with new people everywhere, but you spot that one other Filipino there. Then, you hover towards them and just start talking… and click. You’re practically family.

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Why Filipino American Representation in Media Matters: Why Don’t They Look Like Me?

Tuesday 03 October 2017

RACHEYwrites - Filipino American Blogger

I grew up never being exposed to Philippines media, so I never saw Filipinos on-screen. You’d expect that I’d see Filipino on-screen here in the states, with us supposedly being a melting pot of cultures, right? Wrong. I’ve grown up in America all my life never seeing someone like me represented on TV, billboards, magazines, or any other media for that matter.

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