The target of a news article from the conservative publication Campus Reform was subjected to online harassment after he was identified as the professor who flipped the bird to Trump tower.
The only problem-it wasn’t him, according to Chronicle.com
The article was prompted by the selection of Professor Simran Jeet Singh to … Read more
Family, friends and dignitaries joined in a candlelight vigil for Chun Man Vincent Tse, a 68-year-old man killed one year ago after a minor fender bender ended in a deadly fit of road rage.
Asian American students gathered on Thursday to protest a new law in Rhode Island that requires school districts to collect data on Asian Americans.
Asian Americans are putting their own stamp on the otherly world of Marvel comics.
Jamie Chung is poised to play Blink in the upcoming Fox TV series, The Gifted..
Blink’s original name was Clarice Ferguson and was not intended to be Asian.
In the series, Blink has been renamed Clarice Fong in … Read more
In almost 20 years he’s gone from playing a stereotypical Asian nerd in the WB show Popular to now being a central character in the critically acclaimed Emmy Award-winning Master of None on Netflix.
His character Brian Chang allows him to portray an Asian American experience in a … Read more
Jay Park is now the first Asian American to be signed with Jay Z’s entertainment company, Roc Nation, reports Malay Mail.
Park began as a b-boy in Seattle, where he grew up. He later moved to Korea, where he auditioned for the JYP Entertainment company. There, Park … Read more
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Many predicted that following the Supreme Court ruling allowing the Slants to trademark their name, more offensive trademarks would follow.
Reuters reports that since the ruling on June 19th, a San Francisco entrepreneur has applied for a trademark of a slur against Chinese people.
Mike Lin says its a slur he was called … Read more
Would you rather be a big frog in a small pond or a small frog in a big pond.
A new study by Ph.D student Kaidi Wu from the University of Michigan found that people from East Asian cultures tend to answer that question differently than White Americans.
The first Sikh elected to Hoboken, New Jersey’s City Council will be running for mayor on November 7th, reports India West.
Eight years ago, people doubted that Ravinder Bhalla would find the support to be elected in a city … Read more
Rep Colleen Hanabusa (D-HI) is reportedly considering a run for governor of Hawaii.
If she does, she will go up against fellow Asian American, Governor David Ige.
Ige in his first term, has an approval rating of just 48 percent and a disapproval rating of 42 percent.
Civil Beat reports speculation of … Read more