Asian Americans are taking to the media, where they are often stereotyped as quiet and passive, to boldly and bravely voice their dissenting opinions.
Congratulations to Mayor Donald P. Wagner and Councilmembers Christina L. Shea & Melissa Fox; all were sworn into office this evening. pic.twitter.com/7gL97pkBXS
— City of Irvine (@City_of_Irvine) December 14, 2016
While Irvine became the largest city in the United States with more Asian than White residents, it also elected an all-White … Read more
Model actress Chrissy Teigen, who recently co-hosted the short-lived day time talk show FabLife on ABC, is embroiled in a twitter war over the word oriental.
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Just a heads up that this all began from me preferring my salad dressing not being called “oriental”
— christine teigen (@chrissyteigen)
By Shirley N Lew
AsAmNews New York Correspondent
Isn’t it about time we had an Asian male play the leading man in a drama and being bad ass, I might add?
During New York’s Comic Con this weekend, AMC presented Into The Badlands, a new martial arts drama starring Daniel Wu (Tai Chi Zero) … Read more
The man police say killed at least 6 people near the UC Santa Barbara campus, injured 7 others before turning the gun on himself ranted about how Asian men couldn’t attract girls, reports Mediaite (photo via Facebook).
Elliot Rodger wrote to another Asian man on the website:
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“Full Asian men are disgustingly
A conference is being held this weekend at the University of Oregon with the goal of uniting the Asian Desi and Pacific Islander communities, reports the Daily Emerald.
The Multicultural Center and Asian Pacific American Student Association are hosting the event.
“For me I kind of struggled with solidarity and this is an opportunity … Read more
SFist reports on a study by PornHub that the most popular search terms on porn related sites in San Francisco and Hawaii are “Japanese”, “Asian”, and “Korean.”
These popular terms are different than in other cities with smaller Asian populations. This begs the question, are those searching these terms guys with Asian fetishes or Asian … Read more
By Dana Ter
You may have heard about the under-representation of models of Asian descent in American or European editorials and runway shows. It’s only recently that Fei Fei Sun and Liu Wen from China, and Soo Joo Park from South Korea, are starting to make it on the covers of high fashion magazines … Read more
This if freaking ridiculous.
Fans of the Kiwi singer Lorde are going ballistic over a twit pic with her rumored Asian boyfriend, 24-year old James Lowe, reports Jezebel.
The 17-year old singer was pictured in a Bikini with Lowe setting off a chain of remarks on how ugly he was and how awkward the couple … Read more
But when you’re a public figure, it’s probably best to play it straight.
New England Patriot tight end Rob Gronowski attended a fan event this weekend in Foxboro.
An Asian fan wearing a Gronowski jersey caught the tight end’s eye when the fan began … Read more