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Bad Ass Asians

Dec 9, 2017 Ξ 1 comment

Chloe Bennet, Ming Na Wen and Kathreen Khavari Join Marvel Rising: Secret Warrior

posted by Randall

Marvel Rising Secret Warrior
 
Marvel has unveiled its new multi-platform offering, Marvel Rising: Secret Warrior and it’s going to feature quite a diverse cast.

The featured length animated film includes a number of prominent Asian Americans already part of the Marvel universe. Chloe Bennet will voice Quake, the S.H.I.E.L.D operative and inhuman from ABC’s Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 8, 2017 Ξ 1 comment

Aquaman Movie 2018 Teaser Trailer – Jason Momoa, Amber Heard (Fan trailer)

posted by Randall

 

Jason Momoa as Aquaman

Jason Momoa as Aquaman

Views from the Edge

Here’s an early peek at Jason Momoa as Aquaman looking more badass than ever in the new movie due a year from now. The “look” is quite different from the Aquaman we saw in this year’s Justice League.

Momoa’s father is Native Hawaiian.

Director James Wan … Read more

Campus

Nov 25, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

Asian American Studies Program Scheduled to Be Launched at Princeton

posted by Randall

PrincetonFaculty at Princeton are working to establish an Asian American Studies certificate program by September, reports the Daily Princetonian.

A certificate program at Princeton is similar to a minor at other universities and will allow students to supplement their major with an additional concentration. It’s been a project in the works for at least two … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Nov 20, 2017 Ξ 1 comment

BTS Storms onto AMA Stage

posted by Randall
BTS

THE 2017 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS(r) – The “2017 American Music Awards,” the world’s biggest fan-voted award show, broadcasts live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19 (8:00–11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. (ABC/Image Group LA)
BTS

Views from the Edge contributed to this report

Bruno Mars dominated the American Music Awards with … Read more

Campus

Nov 13, 2017 Ξ Comments are off

Students Demand Diverse Inclusive Course Offerings

posted by Randall
University of North Carolina

University of North Carolina

Students at two East Coast universities are demanding a curriculum that reflects their communities and an increasingly diverse country.

The Crimson reports that the Ethnic Studies Coalition, lead by founder and Harvard senior Juhwan Seo, is calling on Harvard to establish a national hub for ethnic studies.

According to the group’s … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Nov 12, 2017 Ξ 2 comments

Walmart Accused of Commercializing Incarceration of Japanese Americans

posted by Randall

Best selling author Jamie Ford is calling out Walmart for the sale of wall art depicting the incarceration of Japanese Americans.

The historical photos show happy go lucky prisoners enjoying life behind barbed wire. They were photos taken by government photographers hired to put a positive spin on a blight in U.S. history.

Read more

Filipino American

Nov 5, 2017 Ξ Comments are off

Two Asian Americans Go Head to Head in Virginia State Race

posted by Randall

Ron Villanueva is defending his Virginia House Seat against Kelly Convirs-Fowler.

Ron Villanueva is defending his Virginia House Seat against Kelly Convirs-Fowler.


 
As Asian American rise in political prominence, we will see this more and more. Asian Americans will be competing against Asian Americans for political office. Perhaps what’s surprising, it’s happening in a state where Asian Americans make up just 6.6 percent of … Read more

Asian Americans

Nov 5, 2017 Ξ Comments are off

Kidnapped Baby Found Safe. Father Arrested

posted by Randall
Jefferson Gomes

This undated photo released by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

A two-month old baby boy has been found safe and unharmed after police say he was kidnapped Friday by his father.

The Los Angeles Times reports Jeffery Michael Gomes is in custody for the kidnapping of his son Jefferson Gomes who was described by … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Nov 4, 2017 Ξ Comments are off

Bacherlor Couple Catherine and Sean Lowe Expecting Baby Number Two

posted by Randall

Catherins, Sean and Samuel Lowe

Via Instagram


 
Celebrity couple Catherine and Sean Lowe announced via Instagram that they are expecting their second child.

The couple who met on The Bachelor and whose wedding was broadcast by ABC has made a living off reality TV having also appeared on Celebrity Wife Swap, Marriage Boot Camp Reality Stars 4, … Read more

Asian Americans

Nov 4, 2017 Ξ Comments are off

Amber Alert Issued for One-Month-Old Asian Baby

posted by Randall
Jefferson Gomes

This undated photo released by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

The California Highway Patrol is asking for the public’s help to be on the lookout for a one-month-old Asian baby authorities say was kidnapped by his father in Tejon in Kern County.

The alert was issued for Los Angeles, Kern, Kings, Tulare and Fresno … Read more

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