Tuesday 17th January 2017,

Posts by Tag: discrimination»

Chinese American

Signs of the Times: Making America White Again

posted by Randall
Islamphobic sign

This sign was posted in a New Mexico business. From KOB

By Ed Diokno

Ominous signs are starting to appear.

On the last day of 2016, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, urged a New Mexico business to remove an anti-Muslim and anti-President Obama sign.

A … Read more

South Asian American

Asian Americans

Asian Americans

NY Times Comment Section Blows Up Over Racial Insult Hurled at Times Editor

posted by Louis Chan

anti-chinese graffiti San Francisco

This graffiti was plastered in parts of San Francisco in September 2015

By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

 

Whether you’re East Asian or Southeast Asian, you’ve probably been told to “go back to China.”

Most people dumb enough to say something like that aren’t intelligent enough to distinguish between Chinese and Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, … Read more

Asian Americans

KABC: Asian American Business Sue Market for Discrimination

posted by Randall
Grand Central Market in Los Angeles

Grand Central Market in Los Angeles

Two vendors are suing the Grand Central Market in Los Angeles saying they were pushed out because they are Asian, reports KABC.
 
Kim and Bo Soo Jo say their leases were not renewed along with 11 other minority-owned businesses and replaced with White businesses.
 
“I’ve never … Read more

Campus

Two Asian American Educators File Separate Discrimination Suits

posted by Randall
NYU Bobst Library

NYU Bobst Library
Photo by Beyond My Ken

Asian American educators on both coasts have filed separate discrimination lawsuits against their universities and both involve accusations of retaliation.

The Washington Square News is reporting that former Steinhardt professor Koya Abe has filed an employment and discrimination suit against NYU.

Abe’s attorney says his client was … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Sikh Project Photo Exhibit Launches in New York Sept 16

posted by Randall
By Ed Diokno
Sikh Project

ENTER HERE for a sampling of the The Sikh Project

The first-ever art exhibition exclusively featuring Sikh Americans will premiere in New York City on Friday, September 16.

The Sikh Project, features the work of acclaimed British photographers, Amit and Naroop, in coordination with the Sikh Coalition. It highlights nearly 40

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