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Southeast Asian American

Oct 19, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on U.S. Detains More than 100 Cambodian Americans for Deportation

U.S. Detains More than 100 Cambodian Americans for Deportation

posted by Sarah Jackson
Mavis Polyngam and her husband Narun face deportation to Cambodia

Mavis Polyngam and her husband Narun face deportation to Cambodia

Over 100 Cambodian Americans have recently been detained for deportation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials.

Most of the detainees are currently being held at the Adelanto Detention Facility in Southern California, with case reviews expected to begin on Monday, according to a Read more

Community Issues

Aug 12, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Judge to Decide if Abused Cambodian Refugee Will be Deported

Judge to Decide if Abused Cambodian Refugee Will be Deported

posted by Randall
Ny Nourn

Ny Nourn

Abuse victim Ny Nourn is awaiting a decision that could end in her freedom after 16 years in prison.

A hearing was held at an immigration court Friday in San Francisco that could determine whether this Cambodian refugee is deported back to Southeast Asia or allowed to remain in the United States.

Nourn … Read more

Asian Americans

Oct 25, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Q & A with Arthur Dong, Award-winning Filmmaker and Author, Gay Icon, Distinguished Professor of Film

Q & A with Arthur Dong, Award-winning Filmmaker and Author, Gay Icon, Distinguished Professor of Film

posted by Lia Chang
Arthur Dong. Photo by Lia Chang

Arthur Dong. Photo by Lia Chang

By Lia Chang
AsAmNews Arts and Entertainment Reporter

Academy Award nominated filmmaker and author Arthur Dong has been having a whirlwind year.

Winning a prestigious award, releasing a new film and starting a new job are just a few of the highlights.

Arthur Dong receives the American Book Award from poet/playwright Genny Lim at the 36th Annual American Book Awards ceremony at the San Francisco Jazz Center on October 25, 2015. Photo by Lorraine Dong

Arthur Dong receives the American Book Award

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