Filipino American Herald begins publishing in Seattle in 1968.

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  • Posted 2/24/2002
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In 1968, the Filipino American Herald begins publishing in Seattle. The publisher is Emiliano "Frank" Francisco. Although the paper has its roots in the Cannery Workers Union, it has a conservative orientation, supporting the Marcos regime in the Philippines.


Mayumi Tsutakawa, "A History of Asian Community Media," in International Examiner, June 15, 1983, reprinted in Doug Chin, Seattle's International District: The Making of a Pan-Asian American Community (Seattle: International Examiner Press, 2001), 88-89.

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