Filipino http://kalw.org en Local Filipino community reacts to typhoon http://kalw.org/post/local-filipino-community-reacts-typhoon <p>The deadly Typhoon Haiyan that hit the Philippines six days ago has claimed at least 2 thousand lives, with hundreds of thousands of survivors left with no shelter.<br /> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 00:56:46 +0000 Hana Baba 35923 at http://kalw.org Local Filipino community reacts to typhoon Predicting the Filipino vote in the Bay Area http://kalw.org/post/gauging-filipino-vote-bay-area <p>The Pew Research Center says Asian Pacific Islander Americans are now the <a href="http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2012/06/19/the-rise-of-asian-americans/">fastest-growing</a> ethnic and immigrant group in the United States. Asian Americans as a whole also tend to be the most educated and prosperous. Almost half have college degrees. The US Census Bureau estimates that 450,000 of the country’s more than three million Filipinos live in the greater Bay Area.</p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 23:52:00 +0000 Hana Baba 18099 at http://kalw.org Predicting the Filipino vote in the Bay Area