A commemorative plaque marking the birthplace of Bruce Lee has been placed at San Francisco’s Chinese Hospital.
ABC7 reports that actor Philip Ng and director George Nolfi of the upcoming movie Birth of the Dragon were on hand for the dedication.
A special benefit showing of the movie took place Wednesday with proceeds … Read more
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By Tanvi Wattal
Over the past couple of months we have seen bigotry, hate, and racism emerge with the election of Donald Trump. With the Charlottesville incident, this has become more evident than ever. In this time of desperation, when we need our president the most, he has failed to … Read more
By Sophia Whittemore
AsAmNews Staff Writer
On August 17, 1945, Indonesia declared its independence from the brutal 300 years of colonization by the Netherlands.
And now, it’s time to celebrate.
I attended a local Indonesian Merdeka celebration (we usually go once a year if traffic/weather permits). And the atmosphere is beautiful, as always. My mother … Read more
A year or so ago, while I was on my way to Jakarta visiting my relatives, I had to stop in Tokyo for the connecting flight. The first news article when I went on line basically went like this (translated from Japanese, in multiple newspapers ). “First Biracial Beauty Queen … Read more
The violent protests by Nazi sympathizers and White supremacists this weekend in Virginia ended in three dead and a number of people injured.
Waiting to treat the injured was a multicultural trauma team at the University of Virginia.… Read more
AsAmNews is proud to be part of a joint effort between New America Media and Pro Publica to track the increasing number of hate crimes in the United States.
In a 2016 interview with The New Yorker, Wong described her project with Park to be their … Read more
Weeks of speculation are over.
Mindy Kaling confirmed to Sunday Today that she is pregnant. She told reporter Willie Geist she is “really excited.”
“Yeah, it’s really, it’s so unknown to me,” she said in an interview airing September 10. “I have a … Read more
Police in New York are on the lookout for three men suspected of both damaging and desecrating headstones at a cemetery in Brooklyn with anti-Asian graffiti, reports WABC.
Surveillance video released shows three men at the Cypress Hills Cemetery past midnight.
Authorities accuse the men of damaging some 40 headstones-knocking them over and … Read more
By Sophia Whittemore
And… cute bears?
This is pop surrealist Luke Chueh’s work. It’s the Alice-in-Wonderland intersection where childhood imaginings face off against brutal nightmares. Born in Philadelphia, then raised in Fresno, Chueh has proven himself to be a creator to watch with his unique style of “tragic … Read more