Black and Korean Americans joined together Saturday at the oldest Black congregation in L.A., the First African Methodist Episcopal Church, to remember and learn the lessons from the past, reported ABC7.
“If the African American … Read more
A notable absence at the first White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner of Donald Trump’s presidency? – The president himself.
The Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj capitalized on this opportunity right as he took the stage, even though Jeff Mason, president of the White House correspondents group, said Minhaj wasn’t chosen to “roast the President in … Read more
The Yale Daily News reports he is the college’s first Asian American dean in its nearly 300 year history.
The psychology and neuroscience professor lead Berkeley College from 2007 to 2016.
“While I feel humbled by the weight and legacy of this appointment, … 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.
Family is everything to Vern Yip and his husband Craig Koch.
A Filipino American World War II war hero who was awarded the Medal of Freedom is being laid to rest today in upstate New York.
Florence Ebersole Smith Finch died in December at the age of 101, reported the New York Daily News.
Born in the Philippines, she is the … Read more
By Sam Louie
I recently had the opportunity to visit Europe to teach on the concept of cultural Asian shame and addiction in Switzerland. Part of this opportunity allowed me to do some sightseeing in other parts of the continent, so my wife and I spent some time in Paris.
What intrigued me … Read more
By Mandy Day
For those of us whose love of film often intertwines with our involvement in social justice issues, we often need reminders about the history that played a large part … Read more
by Sudip Bhattacharya
The lump on my left arm grew. Soon, another formed. Skipping breakfast, I rushed to the local clinic. Since I was heading out for a conference in Chicago, I waited about a week for an appointment. Anxiety … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
25 years ago tomorrow, the Los Angeles riots broke out following the acquittal of four officers in the Rodney King police beating.
It was one of the first cases of police brutality ever caught on video.
The beating by Los Angeles police officers of Rodney King over a … Read more
The Vietnamese American violently dragged off a United Airlines flight when he refused to give up his seat for airline employees has reached a settlement, reports CBS Chicago.
Attorneys news for David Dao announced the deal, but refused to release the terms.
“Mr. Munoz said he was going to do the right thing, and … Read more