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Asian Americans

Network Report Cards Released by APA Media Coalition

posted by Randall
Ken Jeong on Fresh Off the Boat

Ken Jeong guest stars on the 2016 season finale of Fresh Off the Boat

Quick, which network would you recognize for featuring the most Asian Americans in its programming?

The Asian Pacific American Media Coalition gave ABC an overall grade of “B,” matching the highest grade the group has ever given a network in its … Read more

Chinese American

Filipino Adobo in the Magic Kingdom Reflects Disney’s Strategy of Inclusion

posted by Randall
Pork Belly Adobo

Pork Belly Adobo

Views from the Edge

The happiest place on Earth, just got a little bit happier.

As part of its Festival of Holidays, Disney California Adventure Park is offering adobo and chana masala as part of its food offerings. It might seem minor, but the decision to widen its cuisine is … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Series Featuring AAPI Actors Off to Good Start

posted by Randall

Fresh Off the Boat

Several television series with Asian Americans in prominent roles either in front of the camera or behind the scenes are off the to a good start in the new fall season, according to information compiled by TV Series Finale.

ABC’sFresh Off the Boat is up nearly 20 percent after its first three episodes … Read more

Asian Americans

Sep 20, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Study predicts Asians to be largest U.S. immigrant group

Study predicts Asians to be largest U.S. immigrant group

posted by Gabi Wy

Asian Americans
 
A report by the Pew Research Center predicts Asians will be the nation’s largest immigrant group by 2055, surpassing Hispanics. More Asian immigrants have moved to the U.S. than Hispanic immigrants every year since 2000.
 
The U.S. Asian population grew 72 percent from 2000 to 2015 to a record 20.4 million, which is … Read more

Asian Americans

Sep 9, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Pew Study Confirms Asian Americans Are Fastest Growing Racial Group

Pew Study Confirms Asian Americans Are Fastest Growing Racial Group

posted by Randall

Asian AmericansBy Ed Diokno
 
The Asian American population is now the fastest growing segment of the U.S., overtaking the growth rate of U.S. Latinos.

 
The Pew Research Center study, which analyzed U.S. Census Bureau data, found that the U.S. Hispanic population grew annually on average by only 2.8 percent between 2007 and 2014. … Read more

Blogs

Washington Post: Fears the Asians Are Taking Over

posted by Randall
Statue of Paul Revere

Paul Revere Statue by Cyrus E. Dallin, North End, Boston, MA.JPG. Licensed under Wikipedia commons

“The Asians are coming, the Asians are coming.”

Paul Revere must have been turning over in his grave last week after an underlying tone of some articles about a population shift in this country that seemed to be warning of … Read more

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