The controversy erupted shortly after Netflix released its trailer last week for its adaptation of the popular Japanese manga Death Note.
Nat Wolff has been cast in the main role of Light Turner. The name of the … Read more
When then candidate Donald Trump said he wanted to deport the “bad hombres,” Helen Beristain didn’t think she meant her husband.
Now five months after she voted for the Republican candidate, her husband is being deported.
The Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) is speaking out after Colorado state Rep. Phil Covarrubias appeared to defend World War II Japanese incarceration camps during a debate of House Bill 17-1230.
“For anybody that has never been in the … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
A survey of nearly 500 mostly young Asian American men has found 85 percent of the respondents have experienced some form of harassment at school. 35 percent experienced similar harassment in the work place.
As Donald Trump’s presidency barely passes its one-month mark, Trump has launched profound threats against immigrants and refugees, our human rights, and our climate. In the face of his hateful and destructive policies, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) are rising up. Recently, 16 out of 20 … Read more
Indiana University Bloomington is preparing for the upcoming Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebration. The celebration will take place at the beginning of next week.
The theme of this 18th annual celebration is “belonging.” The month-long celebration involves different activities and events, including a film series, a conference … Read more
The account in the San Francisco Chronicle by columnists Phil Matier and Andy Ross has been substantiated by two parents.
Nakia Kashima, a parent … Read more
Only 4 percent of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) voted in the 2016 presidential election.
The Atlantic called the community “mostly invisible in the American political debate.” On the other hand, prior to the election, the Huffington Post and the LA Times emphasized AAPIs’ potential in influencing the … Read more
By Ed Diokno
Views from the Edge
One of President Obama’s mistakes was that he underestimated the animus the radical right had against him. He assumed that he could negotiate with the ultra-conservative members in Congress and they would move from their extreme position and meet him somewhere in the middle.
The rest is … Read more
The Washington Post reports flyers describing America as a “White nation” and calling “illegal aliens” “criminals” were posted this week at the University of Maryland.
The flyers are the same ones seen on Vanguard America’s … Read more