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Nov 17, 2013 Ξ Leave a comment

The Daily Campus: What does an American look like?

posted by Randall

Davuluri Wears Miss America Crown ProudlyThe results of a questionnaire by Asian American Studies students at the University of Connecticut exposed deep seeded prejudices held by students about their thoughts on patriotism and the qualities that define Americans, reports The Daily Campus.

When asked what it means to be American, many used terms like patriotism, upholding American values and … Read more

Community Issues

Nov 17, 2013 Ξ Leave a comment

California Economic Summit: Economic clout of Asian Americans growing

posted by Randall

You Tube logoThe economic clout of Asian Americans is being increasingly felt in California, reports the California Economic Summit.

“There’s over 600,000 API owned businesses in the state that represent sales and receipts of more than $182 million annually,” said said Gordon Hinkle, Director of Policy, Communications and International Affairs for the California Asian Pacific Chamber … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Nov 17, 2013 Ξ Leave a comment

Sampan: Mee Moua Named by Washingtonian one of most powerful women @mee_moua

posted by Randall

Mee MouaMee Moua, the Executive Director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice, has been named to Washingtonian Magazine’s list of “most powerful women,” reports Sampan.

“As head of a nonprofit dedicated to immigration, census, and voting rights for Asian Americans, Moua testified in Senate hearings on immigration reform this past spring,” wrote the magazine.

Paul Lee, … Read more

Blogs

Nov 16, 2013 Ξ 1 comment

Can India: Characterization of Asian men as inadequate with women propagated by those who profit from it

posted by Randall

LoveA recent article I read in Can India largely based on the thoughts of someone behind a Vancouver-based dating service irritated me to no end.

Anita Ram-Sharma founded the South Asian Millionaires Club. She obviously makes her money by convincing people their love life is inadequate and that she can help them find happiness.
Obviously … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Aug 3, 2013 Ξ 1 comment

Entertainment Weekly: @BrendaSong Justifies Sexy Asian school girl outfit in new sitcom

posted by Randall

Dads 25-year old actress and former Disney star Brenda Song explains it away as a generational difference, according to Entertainment Weekly

The actress who starred in the Disney Channel’s Suite Life of Zach and Cody is now starring in the critically lambasted new fall comedy on Fox, Dads.

Many critics have faulted the show … Read more

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