Life and Career
Manila Chan was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and is of equally Lao-Chinese descent with a pinch of Mongolian/Siberian.  Manila has vast experience in journalism abroad, working in print, radio, and television. In fact, she was even the editor of an international lifestyle magazine at one point. Other industries Manila has worked in include finance, sales, real estate, and advertising, but has always considered news as her passion. She specializes in covering politics, policy, and breaking news, and is currently employed as an on-air correspondent at RT America.