Category Archives: Asian Americans

May Day, May Day! An Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Zoom-in Check-in With Emil Amok’s Takeout–FRIDAY MAY 1; Plus a reward for FANHS Museum Donors!

If you read my column on the AALDEF blog, it’s time for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month!  May 1st is our day. Come join me on Zoom for a live Check-in, just to say hello and see how you’re doing.

It’s on Zoom Friday, May 1, at 11:00 am Pacific/ 2:00pm Eastern.

Take a break and Zoom with me as some of the U.S. comes back to life, but the smart ones will be Zooming on Emil Amok’s Takeout.

I’ll have special guests who will talk about why this APA Heritage Month is different from all the rest.

And I’ll have you there to tell your story on zoom about the pandemic.

To join you have to  email me through this website’s contact box.

If you can’t be there live on zoom, it will be live on my FaceBook page at Emil Guillermo Media.

So come join me for an Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Lumpia party. (Bring your own lumpia).

And for you FANHS Donors: You can come join the fun on May 1. … But …   in addition, here’s your special reward for helping the museum.  A link to my interview with the Filipino Nurse on the frontlines in Elmhurst Hospital, Queens, New York. 

The interview was taken a week ago. Gem will be at the Zoom event with an update on Friday, May 1.

Thank you for your support of the FANHS Museum.

And please take part in the May 1 Zoom-in.  So email me through the contact box on this webpage,and I will send you the Zoom info.

Salamatz!

EXTRA:

Listen to another Emil Amok’s Takeout here: Emil Amok Talks to a Philospher.  What about? Covid and Asian Pacific American Heritage Month!

Emil Amok’s Latest….Be on a Zoom Meeting This Weekend?

We’re practicing social distancing and being ZoomFunny these days, telling stories.  Go to Facebook to my Emil Guillermo page donate to the Filipino American National Historical Society Museum fundraiser, and come to a story telling workshop Sunday, April 26th at 2pm Pacific.  Special guests!

Then send me an email here or an FB message and I will send you the Zoom details. 

We’ll tell stories  to each other about being Filipino American!

For 25 years I’ve written my “Amok” column from an Asian American perspective in the ethnic media, starting in Asian Week, and now home-based at the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund website.

Read the latest here

Twitter @emilamok

How are you holding up in the pandemic?

I’m also a WFPB-TV (Whole Foods Plant Based-True Vegan) Coach.

Let me answer your questions on how diet can reverse diabetes, heart disease, and help you feel and live a better life.

I host The PETA PODCAST — LISTEN HERE>  (Program on how the race for a vaccine is actually saving animals lives as scientists realize they can bypass useless animal testing).

And there’s Emil Amok’s Takeout…. On Filipino and Asian American Issues…LISTEN HERE TO THE TAKEOUT.

VIRTUAL TOWN HALL–WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15, 2020 Filipinos in the US and COVID-19

Join in this virtual Town Hall to find out how Filipino Americans are faring under Covid-19

FREE REGISTRATION HERE.

I’ll be joining a good panel from the frontlines and Washington.

 

One of the guests was a recent guest on my podcast. Gem Scorp is a nurse on the front lines at Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, NY.

LIsten here NOW :  EMIL AMOK’S TAKEOUT

See Emil Amok’s latest columns here.

For 25 years I’ve written my “Amok” column from an Asian American perspective in the ethnic media, starting in Asian Week, and now home-based at the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund website.

Read the latest here

Twitter @emilamok

How are you holding up in the pandemic?

I’m also a WFPB-TV (Whole Foods Plant Based-True Vegan) Coach.

Let me answer your questions on how diet can reverse diabetes, heart disease, and help you feel and live a better life.

I host The PETA PODCAST LISTEN HERE>  (Program on how the race for a vaccine is actually saving animals lives as scientists realize they can bypass useless animal testing).

 

And I host “Emil Amok’s Takeout”  here: (Listen how Trump’s use of “Chinese Virus” phrase made Asian Americans scapegoats in the Covid-19 era).

Find all the podcasts on Apple or your favorite podcast app.