More painful emotions surfaced after the guilty verdict in the murders of two Chinese students at the University of Southern California, reports the China Daily.
Qu Ming (pictured) and Wu Ying were killed in a robbery in 2012 while sitting in their car.
The couple had planned to be married.
22-year old Javier Bolden … Read more
Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie may not be a world champion just yet, but don’t tell that to the family and friends of Dan Purtell.
The 35-year old lifelong Royals fan was buried yesterday after dying of cancer. He died shortly after Guthrie pitched game 3 of the World Series, a game which the … Read more
Updated with video of George Takei’s Google Talk and performances from Allegiance.
The presentation starts 21 minutes into the video.
While fans of George Takei patiently wait for his critically acclaimed play Allegiance to find a Broadway venue, they’ll have to settle for the next best thing.
In just a few hours, 10am Pacific … Read more
A jury today in Los Angeles convicted a 22-year-old man in the 2012 murders of two Chinese students from the University of Southern California, reports ABC7/KABC.
Javier Bolden now faces life in prison without the possibility of parole for gunning down Ming Qu (pictured below) and Ying Wu (pictured left) in a robbery while … Read more
Uproxx reports white parents adopted a child from an Asian American family 17 years ago. The couple decided they wanted their child to learn about his own culture so they sent him to Chinese school, took him out for dim sum, learned all the Chinese … Read more
Students this week at the University of Wisconsin in Madison launched efforts to establish a school of ethnic studies, reports the Daily Cardinal.
Right now only the Department of African American Studies has tenured track faculty.
Asian American Studies, Chicano/Latino Studies and American Indian Studies do not have department status and are only considered … Read more
South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley received an apology from her opponent after some accused him of calling the Indian American governor a whore, reports DNA.
Democrat Vincent Sheheen told a radio interviewer his words were “garbled” but the damage had been done.
During a campaign appearance, Sheehan said “We are going to escort her/whore … Read more
Steve Haruch can’t quite get into the Halloween spirit (Halloween file photo by Eddie.)
In his piece for Pubic Radio East, he shared the uneasiness he felt seeing a four-year-old young white girl dressed in a purple kimono.
“I felt an involuntary uneasiness. I wanted to ask her parents who she was supposed … Read more
Baritone Pats reviewed comments left on the Facebook and Twitter accounts of popular Asian American blogger, Angry Asian Man.
While the comments are not a reflection of the site’s editor Phil Yu, they may … Read more