By Takuma Okada
The first season of Into the Badlands was too short. Most of its problems stemmed from the length, including badly-paced scenes and not enough development for the large cast of characters. But if the season two premiere is anything to go by, we’re in for a much … Read more
When then candidate Donald Trump said he wanted to deport the “bad hombres,” Helen Beristain didn’t think she meant her husband.
Now five months after she voted for the Republican candidate, her husband is being deported.
The Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) is speaking out after Colorado state Rep. Phil Covarrubias appeared to defend World War II Japanese incarceration camps during a debate of House Bill 17-1230.
“For anybody that has never been in the … Read more
It’s thought that creating greater awareness of a problem can lead to solutions.
One positive from the very negative, anti-immigrant sentiment gripping many of our communities is the otherwise unreported microaggressions now getting noticed, even getting publicity.
Ronnie Cho could be among the first Korean Americans to win a seat on New York’s City Council., reports Next Shark.
The 34-year old Cho revealed he was inspired by the farewell speech of President Barack Obama to run for office.
“If you’re disappointed by your elected officials, grab a clipboard, get … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
A survey of nearly 500 mostly young Asian American men has found 85 percent of the respondents have experienced some form of harassment at school. 35 percent experienced similar harassment in the work place.
As Donald Trump’s presidency barely passes its one-month mark, Trump has launched profound threats against immigrants and refugees, our human rights, and our climate. In the face of his hateful and destructive policies, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) are rising up. Recently, 16 out of 20 … Read more
The family of a 56-year old woman who died after drinking toxic tea has sued the store in San Francisco Chinatown where she bought it, reports ABC7.
Yu-Ping Xie became ill just one hour after drinking the tea purchased from Sun Wing Wo Trading Company.
At one point the family had told her … Read more
The SF Chronicle reports supporters of the recall failed to get the necessary 47,565 voter signatures needed to put the recall on the ballot.
In fact it appears no signatures were ever turned in at all.
Lee rode a wave of popularity and won a … Read more