An Hawaiian teen who spent the last month recovering from brain surgery at Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto, California has been honored by San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee.
ABC7 News reported in April that his family’s car was broken into at Fisherman’s Wharf and all his medical records and … Read more
The show,centered around three Asian girls who formed a KPop group, became a source of much controversy in the Asian American community last year when it … Read more
A commercial for a Chinese laundry product is causing quite a stink in the U.S.
It’s gone viral on social media with some comments almost as racist as the commercial itself.
It depicts a Black man making advances at a Chinese woman.
She responds flirtatiously, coaxing him to get … Read more
She’s 18 years old and she’s a student in the Boston public schools. She presented her poem “My Chinese” and brought down the house at the “Louder Than A Bomb” slam poetry contest held in Boston last week.
Unfortunately I don’t have her name. Who is she?
Filipino American Ali Ewoldt has been named as the new Christine in the long running Broadway production of Phantom of the Opera, reports Rappler.
She’ll replace Julia Udine June 13.
Ewoldt whose mother is Filipino … Read more
Korean American rapper Dumbfoundead, AKA Jonathan Park, is taking the #StarringJohnCho concept to the next level.
The Koreatown-based musician took classic Hollywood scenes from both the big screen and television and superimposed his face on top of the White male stars.
“After the last Academy Awards and the regular … Read more
By Ed Diokno
Kahuku High and Intermediate School on the north shore of Oahu, Hawaii did it again. Their elaborate graduation performance has become a legendary tradition and the video of their graduation has gone viral, just like it did … Read more
The film adaptation of Kevin Kwan’s bestselling 2013 novel, Crazy Rich Asians,won’t be whitewashed if director Jon Chu has his way.
The story of rich Asians living in Hong Kong, Singapore and Shanghai is seen through the eyes of a Chinese American.
Chu who has directed G.I. … Read more
A Filipino American oil worker whose manager urinated on his leg and called him names has won $250,000 in a discrimination suit.
Matthew Clark worked for the American Casing & Equipment, Inc., a North Dakota oilfield service company operating in Williston, N.D. He accused the company manager of hurling … Read more
By Ed Diokno
Director’s decision counters Hollywood’s ‘whitewashing’ practice
When the live-action adaptation of the wildly-popular manga-turned-anime Fullmetal Alchemist hits theaters next year, its entire cast of lead characters will be Japanese.
“I want to depict something that follows the original work as… Read more