Star Trek Discovery will get its official launch on CBS on September 24 before moving permanently to the network’s All Access digital arm, reports the Los Angeles Times.
Both the first and second episodes of the 15 show prequel will air on CBS and will be made available right after that for streaming. All future … Read more
By Sophia Whittemore
I’m happy to say that I’ll be attending an Idul Fitri/Lebaran celebration in Chicago with my mother at a party hosted by our Indonesian community. For Indonesian Muslims, Idul Fitri is the term in Bahasa for Eid al-Fitr, or the end of the holy month of Ramadan where my mother’s … Read more
The transformation for the former Charice is now complete.
He has changed his name to Jake Zyrus, reports CNN Philippines.
Jake erased all of Charice’s old social media posts and replaced it with his new name.
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My first tweet as Jake. Overwhelmed. Saw all your love comments and I’m so happy. Finally. I love
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
You may have noticed an abundance of family pictures on your Twitter feeds this weekend as Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders were encouraged to post pictures of their families.
The hashtags #MyAsianAmericanFamily and #MyAANHPIFamily trended throughout the weekend in time for Mother’s … Read more
A man in New York City is being charged with a hate crime after witnesses report he screamed “We are White power” while beating an Asian man, reports the New York Daily News.
48-year-old Steven Zatorski is accused of kicking a 30-year-old male victim and beating him on his head and face on Third … Read more
President Donald Trump, who unlike past presidents did not commemorate Lunar New Year, issued a proclamation declaring May Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month.
“Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have distinguished themselves in the arts, literature, and sports. They are leading researchers in science, medicine, and technology; dedicated teachers to our Nation’s children; innovative … Read more
Family is everything to Vern Yip and his husband Craig Koch.
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.
Japanese American Star Trek actor and social activist George Takei has been extra visible lately in criticizing President Trump . He went on a day-long twitter rant blasting the president and his policies this week, reports Blasting News.
Takei included a link to a Vox article saying that the president’s friend and ally … Read more