Lin told reporters Los Angeles promised him a more playing time than he had with the Houston Rockets.
Eveything he’s said since then seems to point in that direction.
“I wish my role could become bigger and more important, and … Read more
CBS News continued its series of interviews with major figures in the arts, business and politics by talking to Daniel Dae Kim of Lost and Hawaii Five-0 fame about his experiences with the civil rights movement.
Kim disagrees with those who maintain Americans live in a post racial society.
“To those people, I will only … Read more
Kunal Nayyar and much of the cast of the Big Bang Theory have yet to sign their contracts for the new season, putting the start of its eighth season in jeopardy, reports the Inquisitr.
Production for the new season is supposed to start on July 30. CBS this past spring renewed the show for … Read more
But calls for changes in the admissions criteria for these schools will punish lower-middle-class Asian immigrants and Asian Americans, writes Dennis Saffran for the New York Post.
In March, New York City … Read more
An initiative has been launched by the non-profit Teach for America to help underserved Asian American and Pacific Islander students, reports Asian Fortune.
The program is being headed by Sarah Ha who comes fro the Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund and who experienced first hand the negative impact of educational inequalities when … Read more
The story line has reversed on Ro Khanna, challenger for congress against seven-time incumbent Mike Honda in California’s Santa Clara Valley (Photo by Photologue_np).
In the primary, the media focused on Khanna’s huge fundraising advantage over Honda. He at one point had raised nearly four times more money than Honda.
Now coverage is focusing … Read more
The first featured actor and rapper Drake playing Manny Pacquiao in the recording studio. Those who’ve followed Pacquiao’s career closely know that the champ has dabbled in performing as a singer.
Don’t know if Drake is saying something about Pacquaio’s potential, … Read more
Sports Illustrated is reporting that Kim Ng is one of four finalists for general manager of the San Diego Padres.
Ng is currently the senior vice president of baseball operations for Major League Baseball. She was interviewed July 11 and was one of at least eight candidates interviewed for the position.
She also interviewed for … Read more
This time it occurred in a column written for the Bay Area News Group about Oakland Mayor Jean Quan and the credibility issues raised by a recent accident involving the mayor. The column included the following … Read more
The Seattle Repertory Theatre has announced it will be holding a forum to discuss race, art and cultural representation in light of the recent controversy over the all white casting of the Mikado by Seattle’s Gilbert & Sullivan Society.
The play includes 40 Japanese characters, all played by non-Asians dressed up with clothing and make … Read more
She has sat on an NBA bench as an assistant coach, reports NBA.com.
The 34-year old doesn’t mince words when it comes to her dream.
“To be a head coach in the NBA,” Nakase said.
She had worked two years as a … Read more