Round Up

Rally at the Philippine Consulate office in Toronto

Open Letter to Pres. Rodrigo Duterte on the massacre of 14 agricultural workers in Negros Oriental

March 30, 2019 Dear Mr. President, The International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines – Canada (ICHRP – Canada) condemns the heinous murder of fourteen agricultural workers by the Philippine National Police (PNP) yesterday in Negros Oriental. The 14 people killed in an alleged anti-criminality campaign in Negros Oriental were farmers who were massacred 

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Pilipinong Migrante sa Barrie members with guests from Migrant Resource Centre and Migrante Canada

Pilipinong Migrante sa Barrie holds General Assembly, reaffirms commitment to serve community

TORONTO – Pilipinong Migrante sa Barrie (PMB) held its General Assembly and Re-Launch last Saturday March 3, 2019 at #1 Sawmill Rd. Community Hall, Barrie. With the theme Revitalize, Inform, Educate, Organize! the 33 people in attendance, learned from and shared with guests from Migrante Canada, Bayan Canada and the Migrant Resource Centre-Canada (MRCC) regarding 

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De La Salle homecoming golden jubilee

The De La Salle COM69 Class celebrated its Golden Jubilee Homecoming on March 2, 2019 at the DLSU Taft Campus. About 60 classmates attended, some from the USA and Canada. The week-long activities started with a Mass on February 24 at the DLSU Chapel with COM69 classmates, their spouses and the Lasallian Community. A Welcome 

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AJ Tamiza (left) and Le Chazz

Comedians entertain Toronto crowd

By Fe P. Taduran The JVF Productions, a new Toronto-based entertainment show producer presented a well attended stand-up comedy show at the Toronto Pavilion last January 12th, 2019, Saturday. The show which featured the exciting comedian/singer tandem of AJ Tamiza and Le Chazz, did not disappoint. Feedback from those who watched the show were all positive. 

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PICTORIAL: Imelda Copada @ 75

MELDA COPADA marked her 75th Birthday on Dec. 29, 2018 at Rembrandt Banquet Hall in Scarborough with family, relatives and friends. Imelda has 12 children, 7 in Canada and 5 in the Philippines.

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Migrante Christmas

Migrante Canada held this year’s traditional Christmas Party Dec. 15, with over a hundred members and guests packing a North York party room. It featured lots of food, gifts, games and a lot of celebratory greetings. In attendance was the Concepcion family – Gemma and Rico — and their two daughters – for whom Migrante 

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The Philippine Reporter table from left, standing: Ivan Ocampo, Hermie Garcia, Mila Garcia, Irish Mae Silvestre, Sean Misquitta, Mel Jaluag, Michelle Chermaine Ramos. Seated, from left: Justice and Lala Garcia, Leslie Gesell, Tom Gesell and Norman Garcia.

PICTORIAL: Ethic Press Holiday Get-Together, Dec. 14

National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada (NEPMCC) Annual Holiday Get-Together Party at Cypriot Community Centre, Dec. 14, 2018

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PICTORIAL: St. Michael’s Choir School Concert, Dec. 9

St. Michael Choir School held its 2018 Christmas concert Dec. 9 and 10 at Roy Thompson Hall. It was a sold out affair, as families of students and their guests packed the hall and applauded the finale with standing ovation. (Photos: MAG)

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Rachelle Cruz with Gail Fullerton of Pink Portfolio

GABRIELA Ontario, Pink Portfolio support  #FilipinasSpeakOut campaign of Rachelle Cruz

See GABRIELA Statement Pink Portfolio Event: The Pink Portfolio hosted the launch, Nov. 27, of the #FilipinasSpeakOut #MeToo advocacy campaign, where Rachelle Cruz spoke about her sexual assault before a diverse group of women supporters.

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Human Rights Update

HUMAN RIGHTS UPDATE. Two guests from the Philippines — Vernie Yocogan-Diano and Dr. Anie Bautista recently conducted in Toronto an update on the human rights situation in the Philippines on Nov. 19.

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