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Marcelino (left) celebrates victory with volunteers and supporters at campaign headquarters

To renew, rebuild NDP culture and values

Interview with Flor Marcelino, MLA (Logan), Manitoba By Mila Astorga-Garcia THE PHILIPPINE REPORTER: To what do you attribute your win, despite the victory sweep of the Progressive Conservatives throughout the province. How do you see the significance of your re-election, in light of the present Progressive Conservative majority in the legislature and in light of 

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Members and delegates to the first conference of the Filipino Workers Network

Pinoy workers hold first conference

“Congrats to sisters and brothers of Filipino Workers Network for their first, incredibly successful, conference of Filipino Workers across the GTA! Mabuhay!” — Rowena Santos, participant “…this will take the Network to a whole new level of activism and capacity to play a leading role in the labour movement in greater Toronto.” – John Cartwright, 

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Maria Castañeda

Temporary Foreign Workers, Kidapawan Masaker at mga karanasan ng isang Lider Manggagawa

Panayam kay Maria Castañeda Ni Lui Queano Radyo Migrante Producer/Writer-Host Isang karangalan para sa mga Pilipinong manggagawa dito sa Toronto ang pambihirang pagkakataong makapanayam si Maria Castañeda, isa sa iilan lamang na mga babaeng lider-manggagawa. Anak ng dekada sitenta si Castañeda. Puno ng aktibismo ang dekadang ito. Sa panahong ito humagupit ang diktaduryang Marcos sa 

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JOHN CARTWRIGHT

Filipino workers group will be crucial part of Toronto labour movement in 21st century

Interview with John Cartwright By Mila Astorga-Garcia The Philippine Reporter caught up with John Cartwright, President of the Toronto & York Region Labour Council, for an interview, midway through the First Filipino Workers’ Network Conference held April 9, 2016 in Toronto. The Philippine Reporter: How significant is this initiative to the overall labour movement in 

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Fil-Am magnate pitches for Roxas, Robredo

Loida Nicolas Lewis, the Filipino American business magnate, lawyer and advocate for good governance in the Philippines, came to Toronto with two speaking engagements cramped in one day on April 9. The flyer and press release announcing her events had the title of her talks, “How the Values of Anti-Corruption Can Firmly Take Root in 

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The FilConPros (from left, standing) Ron Dizon, Ronald Rillera, Tess Docusin, Antonio Ebeo, Dave Estrella, Roy Rabanal, Leo Guitierez, Juan Bernal, Lervin Adap, Edward Lintag, Rey Dela Merced,Gemma Patronilla, Salome Marikit, Eddie Bernal. (seated) Tom Cruz (President), Deputy Congen Jesusa Susana Paez, Senator Tobias and Ms. Rosemer Enverga. (Not in photo: Glosardo Sarmiento)

Filipino Construction Professionals of Ontario on the move

By Voltaire de Leon Last March 19, 2016, another event was unfolded when the newly formed group Filipino Construction Professionals of Ontario (FilConPrO) conducted their 1st General Membership Meeting and Induction of Officers and Members held at the Earl Bales Community Center, North York, Ontario. The inaugural meeting was attended by more than a hundred 

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Santiago de Vera on his 13th birthday breakfast  treat on Feb. 27. 5 PHOTOS: HG

MILESTONES

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Principal Sponsors: Mhel Cruz, Joy Ciolo, Dennis Ibaviosa and Albert Ciolo; Secondary Sponsors: Jarvin, Jessie, Gus, Miela, Val and Faye

Sanchez and Yau Nuptials

Ramiel Mark Sanchez and Yamira Yau tied the knot last April 9 at St Maria Goretti Parish,Scarborough. Ramiel Mark is the son of Rodel and Lyn Sanchez of Toronto while Yamira is the daughter of Kim Kuen and Xin Yau of Panama.

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Surprise birthday for Carol Joy Martin

A surprise birthday for Carol Joy Martin by family, relatives and friends in Brampton on April 16.

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Kapuso star Tom Rodriquez topbills at Pinoy Fiesta

GMA Pinoy TV will once again send a superstar to perform at Pinoy Fiesta and Trade Show sa Toronto on June 18, 2016, one of  the biggest annual indoor Filipino community events in Toronto. Romy Rafael, the president of the Philippine Canadian Charitable Foundation (PCCF), is proud to announce the multi-talented and star of ‘My 

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