The American Bazaar reports that Masood Khan along with Glenford Flowers, who was born in Belize, were both rejected by the Department despite passing the police exam.
The two were rejected … Read more
By Ed Diokno
Remember all the smooth dance moves Bruno Mars and his Hooligans performed in the video for Uptown Funk? The choreography was created by Phil Tayag, the Sacramento-based dancer who gained fame as a member of Asian American dance crew JabbaWockeeZ, the season1 … Read more
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Just a day after ex-NYPD Officer Peter Liang was found guilty of manslaughter in the killing of Akai Gurley in a dark stairwell, Liang’s lawyers, Robert Brown and Rae Koshetz announced on Friday that they will appeal the conviction, reports DNAinfo.
At the Lin Sing Association on 49 Mott Street in … Read more
By Ed Diokno>
Joey Alexander has the world at its fingertips.
According to the Queens Chronicle, the people of Flushing feel like foreigners in their own home.
Assemblyman Ron Kim (D-Flushing) puts it bluntly.
“Imagine if we actually overcame the Perpetual Foreign Place Syndrome and realize the return on investment … Read more
The first of several television programs with Asian Americans in lead roles has been renewed for another season.
Netflix has announced it will bring back Master of None starring Aziz Ansari for a second season in 2017, reported Variety.
Ansari created the program about his life as a single Indian American … Read more
New York Police Department Officer Peter Liang has been convicted of manslaughter in the death of Akai Gurley, reports the New York Daily News.
He now faces a sentence of up to 15 years in prison.
Liang shot Gurley in a darkened stairwell while patrolling a New York public housing project.… Read more