A daughter was speaking both Hmong and English to her mom in a Walmart in Appleton, Wisconsin when she was approached by a White woman who wasn’t pleased they were speaking a language she couldn’t understand.
Jasmine Xiong posted a video of the … Read more
Faculty 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
A group of veteran police officers in San Gabriel near Los Angeles is suing the department for discrimination, according to KTLA.
Allen Sam, Wei “Gilbert” Lee, Sunny Kim, Vy Van and Nhat Huynh accuse fellow officers and police personnel of using racial slurs and carrying out acts of racial harassment, discrimination and retaliation.
All … Read more
A Vietnamese American family of three has been identified as the victims of a fatal apartment fire this weekend in San Jose.
Their father is in a coma and does not yet know his wife, Linh My Thi Nguyen, and son and daughter, 21-year-old Thuong Xuan Le and 14-year-old Yvonne Mai Le, are … Read more
The Department of Justice is upping its pressure on Harvard in its investigation of discrimination against Asian Americans at the elite university.
A letter from the DOJ to the school obtained by the Wall Street Journal stated Harvard is being investigated under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which bans discrimination … Read more
In another legal setback, a judge ruled that Donald Trump’s threats to cut federal funding to so-called sancturary cities is “unconstitutional on its face.”
U.S. District Judge William Orrick Monday permanently blocked Trump’s executive order that sought cities’ assistance in arresting, detaining … Read more
Kelly Marie Tran almost gave up acting before she landed a lead role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
A quiet drive home to Rancho Tehama after a quick trip to Sacramento turned into a day of terror for Tiffany Phommathep and three of her sons.
Phommathep was nearing an intersection in her Ford F-250 crew cab when authorities say Kevin Janson Neal bumped her from behind, then drove up alongside her … Read more
As a result, despite California’s healthy economy speeding into the future, they fear some ethnic groups are being left behind, forgotten or adversely affected.
“At the same time that the … Read more