A report by the Pew Research Center predicts Asians will be the nation’s largest immigrant group by 2055, surpassing Hispanics. More Asian immigrants have moved to the U.S. than Hispanic immigrants every year since 2000.
The U.S. Asian population grew 72 percent from 2000 to 2015 to a record 20.4 million, which is … Read more
It’s a girl!
Mindy Kaling, famed writer and actress, has good news for her fans! In mid-July she publicly announced her pregnancy, but has remained quiet about the specifics.
In an interview with US Weekly, Kaling’s co-actors from the Mindy Project insinuated the gender of her child.
Beth Grant, aka Beverly, expressed her … Read more
By Ed Diokno
Views from the Edge
If Steve Bannon were to come into my church, he’d take one look at all the brown-skinned, black-haired, Filipinos, Vietnamese and Latinos in the pews and do a quick 180 and make an exit to the parking lot.
Bannon, the former chief strategist to Donald … Read more
ABC has committed to at least airing a pilot of a reboot of Greatest American Hero.
The series which originally ran in the 1980’s is being resurrected by Rachna Fruchbom who’s a writer for Fresh off the Boat, reports The Wrap.
Fruchborn will serve as executive … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
This is America.
Those words have different meaning when used in different contexts.
By itself, its an affirmation in our pride of being called American.
Used in another context, it can also be considered racist.
That’s what Nydia Han, a longtime reporter at ABC6 … Read more
By Len Patel
Asian American civil rights organizations and political leaders were swift in condemning President Trump’s decision to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced this morning that no new DACA applicants will be processed beginning tomorrow and the program will be eliminated … Read more
Raja Kumari has penned songs for such superstars as Iggy Azealia, Gwen Stefani and Fifth Harmony.
She’s collaborated with Timbaland, AR Rahman, Tricky Stewart, and Fall Out Boy
Now Sony Music is rewarding her with her own music deal.
The American songwriter, rapper and recording artist has signed with Sony Music India. The … Read more
Karna Ray videotaped the man walking away from the scene and posted the video on Facebook.
In the video, the man is seen casually strolling down the street with … Read more
Asian Americans are rallying in an effort to persuade President Trump not to end DACA.
Trump has said a decision on the … Read more
A teenager has been arrested in a series of what police are calling “brutal assaults” against Asian women in San Francisco, reports Hoodline.
The suspect has been identified as Agustin Garcia, 19. He is said to live in the Bayview area where the assaults occurred.
KRON-TV reports that in once incident … Read more