(This story has been updated with more specifics about the federal complaint. The Flushing Workers Center says this is a discrimination complaint and not a complaint about back wages, as we originally reported.)
A federal complaint has been filed against a Flushing, New York restaurant accused of discriminating against … Read more
Asian Americans have the highest rate of poverty than any other group in the Big Apple, according to New York City.
By Paul Lin
Asian American Life
By Shirley N. Lew
AsAmNews New York Correspondent
Over 200 people marched in Flushing, Queens from the Selfhelp Benjamin Rosenthal Senior Center in memory and support of member and volunteer Chun Man Tse and his family. Tse, also known as Vincent, was killed when authorities say Cleamon Anderson punched him after a fender bender. … Read more
According to the Queens Chronicle, the people of Flushing feel like foreigners in their own home.
Assemblyman Ron Kim (D-Flushing) puts it bluntly.
“Imagine if we actually overcame the Perpetual Foreign Place Syndrome and realize the return on investment … Read more
By Shirley N Lew
AsAmnNews New York Correspondent
The Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF) kicks off its 38th year tonight. A huge genre of films will be shown in Manhattan and … Read more