Filipina Anchor Elaine Quijano, First Asian-American Debate Moderator Gets High Marks for VP Match

New America Media, Roundup, Odette Keeley, Posted: Oct 04, 2016

Many in the Twittersphere are praising Filipino-American veteran journalist Elaine Quijano for her moderation of the Oct. 4 US Vice-Presidential debate. She made history as the first Asian-American, first digital anchor and the youngest in decades, to moderate a national debate.




Fight Fallout Won’t Hurt Pacquiao’s Legacy, Say Fil-Am Journalists

New America Media, News Report, Odette Keeley, Posted: May 10, 2015

Manny Pacquiao has been dogged with controversy over claims that a shoulder injury hampered him during his fight.




U.S. Starts Chinese Forums to Move More Immigrants to Citizenship

New America Media, News Report, Odette Keeley, Posted: Feb 12, 2012

U.S. immigration officials will hold the first in a series of Chinese-language forums, Feb. 16, to answer questions about the U.S. naturalization process.




Support for Japan Crosses Ethnic Lines, Historical Divides

New America Media, Roundup, Odette Keeley, Posted: Mar 19, 2011

Ethnic media headlines convey the extent to which aid efforts have cut across ethnic lines and in some cases, deep historical divides.




NAM TV Interview: 'Upside': White House Open Comment Period

New America Media, Video, Odette Keeley, Posted: Feb 28, 2011

NAM TV anchor Odette Keeley recently interviewed Dilawar Syed of the President’s Advisory Commission on AAPIs on COMCAST's TV show "Upside," about the landmark effort making several government agency plans available online for public comment.




S.F. Latino Heritage Month Awardees Stress Latino Vote

New America Media, Video, Odette Keeley, Posted: Nov 01, 2010

Latino leaders honored recently at San Francisco's Latino Heritage Month, stressed the critical role of Latinos to vote at the midterm elections, as well as their voice in the continuing struggle for immigration reform.




Silicon Valley Raises Money for Pakistani Flood Relief

New America Media, Video, Odette Keeley, Posted: Sep 04, 2010

NAM's Odette Keeley and Silicon Valley entrepreneur Umair Khan discuss the "Us Now" Bay Area fundraiser for Pakistan flood victims.




New Philippines Pres. Aquino Vows to Clean Up Government

New America Media, Video, Odette Keeley, Posted: Jul 03, 2010

During his inauguration as the 15th president of the Philippines, Benigno Aquino III pledged to fight corruption and prioritize the Filipino people's needs above all else.




Philippine Elections to Go Forward, Despite Computer Glitch

New America Media, Video, Odette Keeley, Posted: May 08, 2010

Regina Reyes of ABS-CBN International-The Filipino Channel explains why Filipino American voters don't want this Monday's presidential elections in the Philippines postponed -- despite technical malfunctions with the country's computerized voting machines.




Women's Rights Under Fire in Texas and Arizona

New America Media, Audio, Odette Keeley, Posted: Jan 29, 2010

Undocumented pregnant women being held in detention centers have reason to worry; and, women in Texas are facing harsh obstacles in getting their license to practice eyebrow threading