The focal point of the Chinese and Asian American community in Phoenix is under threat.
For the second weekend in a row, several hundred protested outside the Phoenix Chinese Cultural Center against the recent sale and possible building renovation, reports the Az Central.
A sign outside the building marking the building … Read more
The publisher and editor of the Los Angeles Times has been ousted in a major management shakeup, reports Poynter.
The Business Standard describes Davan Maharaj as the “highest ranking Indian American newspaper journalist.
Maharaj has been editor of the Times since 2011 and became publisher just last year. He was … Read more
American Girl fans everywhere will say ‘Aloha’ as the doll company added a Native Hawaiian doll to its BeForever collection today.
The doll’s character, Nanea Mitchell, is a Hawaiian girl growing up on the island of Oahu … Read more
A 22-year-old man is facing a sentence of 15 years to life in prison after pleading guilty Friday to second degree murder in the beating death of a University of Southern California student, reports KABC.
Sentencing for Jonathan Del Carmen is scheduled for November 3 in Los Angeles Superior Court.
Xinran Ji stumbled to … Read more
Joey Gibson describes himself as Japanese American and a defender of free speech.
The leader of the group Patriot Prayer says he has nothing to do with White supremacists, but his rallies have attracted neo-Nazis, members of the alt right and White nationalists, according to the SF Examiner
San Francisco Mayor … Read more
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Alexandria Buchanan has become the first girl in Hawaii to start at quarterback for a varsity squad. Oh, and she also threw a touchdown pass in that game.
Buchanan plays for McKinley High School in Honolulu where she started last year on the junior varsity team.
You can watch her historic touchdown … Read more
“All members have now resigned,” Penn wrote on twitter. “Per @politico, PCAH is … Read more
Nick Lim is founder of the Seattle-based company BitMitigate. The Daily Stormer was forced off line everywhere except on the dark web after it mocked the appearance of Heather Heyer, the … Read more
Although the all-American sport of football is predominantly associated with Black and White athletes, a Vietnamese American teenager is breaking the stereotype that Asians can’t play sports.