Biden upset some when he used an outdated and insensitive term to describe Asia, reports ABC News.
“You know, on the way back from Mumbai to go meet with President Xi in China, I stopped in Singapore … Read more
A new Vietnamese restaurant in Dallas features a five-pointed red star logo that reminds many of the symbol of communism, reports Culture Map.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) will allow players to wear religious headgear on the court for a two year test period, reports NBC.
Controversy erupted when the league banned a Sikh basketball player from playing because he wore a turban for religious reasons.
The lifting of the restrictions applies to Sikh, Muslim and Jewish … Read more
Premature birth and death rates of Asian Americans and other babies of color can be blamed in large part on racism, according to officials from the Multnomah County Health Department in Portland, Oregon, reports Oregon Live.
14.2 percent of babies born to white mothers in Multnomah County have poor birth outcomes such as low … Read more
A once trashy street in the city of Oakland, CA has been transformed to one of peace and tranquility. The SF Gate reports some believe the transformation dates back to the day someone left a two-foot high stone Buddha in the median of 11th Avenue and 19th Street in Oakland’s Eastlake neighborhood (file photo by … Read more
Angela Joie? Jennifer Lawrence? Lucy Liu?
How about Michelle Yeoh? That’s who Jon Lisi argues is the world’s greatest women action star in his post for Popmatters.
Yeoh has a number of action films to her credit both in Hong Kong and the … Read more
The community of Isleton in the Sacramento Delta celebrated the completion of the first phase of the restoration of the Chinese community center, reports the Sacramento Bee (file photo).
The community once boasted a bustling Chinatown, but like so many others in the Delta, fell into disrepair. $600,000 was spent to bring back to life … Read more
She told a national television audience her grandfather was a polygamist, reports US Magazine.
Chen said she has never met her grandfather and also said her mother kept the secret from her for many years. … Read more
The parents of a 16-year old high school student in San Diego say their son who committed suicide Thursday was a victim of bullying, reports ABS CBN.
Jay Zolina attended Cathedral Catholic High School in San Diego.
His mother Lea vowed she would not let this go and pledged to be a voice against … Read more
Earlier this year the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders asked interested community members to submit their ideas for improving the quality of life of AAPIs.
This week the White … Read more