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New media and citizen journalists

By Beatrice Paez TORONTO – Lynda Jumilla may label herself as an old school journalist but this veteran broadcaster is still open to learning the new tricks of the trade. Twenty-five years since her career took off, which included a crossover from print to broadcast journalism, Jumilla is still strutting her skills in the political 

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FILM SCREENING: End of Immigration

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PH Human rights forum at York U

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Most Current Research on Social Change in Canada

he Philippine Reporter believes that research matters. Hence, it is publishing information on some of the latest research gems significant to everyone. These studies are lifted from the SPAR (Social Policy Analysis and Research) Monitor, an inventory of recent social research information relevant to social policy. — Editors This bulletin is a quick inventory of 

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Art auction in Vancouver

Benefit Silent Art Auction Saturday, Oct 27, 2012 | from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm UBC Irving K Barber Learning Centre Café Gallery 1961 East Mall, Vancouver BC Migrante BC is pleased to announce the Migrante Benefit Silent Art Auction. This will be held at the UBC Barber Learning Centre Café Gallery on Saturday, Oct 

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Beacon condos selling hot

Santos Ledesma, Internal Sales Director of Geo-Estate Development Corp., is in Toronto for a two-week survey of the market for condominium units in Makati, Philippines. He didn’t expect a strong response to his “soft” visit. After a Toronto presentation of the Beacon Residential Resort in Makati, attended by more than two dozen mostly family-related people, 

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Congen Mahilum-West inducted to LKoR

TORONTO–Lady Odette Virey, Chairperson of the Ladies of the Knights of Rizal (LKoR) inducted Lady Hon. Junever Mahilum-West as LKoR of Rizal Canada, in ceremonies held on October 19, 2012 at the Philippine Consulate in Toronto, Canada. The Ladies of the Knights of Rizal (LKoR) is an organization of the wives of active Knights of 

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BAYAN T.O.’s solidarity events

Binnadang-Migrante’s 1st Anniversary Celebrationon Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, from 5:00 to 9:00 pm , Downsview United Church (Upper Hall), 2822 Keele St. (just north of Wilson Ave.). With guest speaker Fr. Rex Reyes, Secretary General of the National Council of Churches in the Philippines (NCCP). He will be in Toronto, Canada to attend a meeting 

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HEALTH: Why older adults fall

As people age, they become less aware of where their feet are. They think they know, but they are mistaken. Errors like that can lead to falls. Because we age from day to day and not overnight, we don’t realize that things we ignored in our earlier years can injure or even kill us later 

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EARTHTALK: Obama and Romney on the environment

Dear EarthTalk: Given that the presidential election is just around the corner, what can you tell me about each candidate’s environmental track record and positions?–Jane Miller, Chicago, IL Just because the environment is getting short shrift this election season due to our nation’s lingering economic woes doesn’t mean that candidates Obama and Romney can ignore 

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