By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
You may have noticed an abundance of family pictures on your Twitter feeds this weekend as Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders were encouraged to post pictures of their families.
The hashtags #MyAsianAmericanFamily and #MyAANHPIFamily trended throughout the weekend in time for Mother’s … Read more
Two Asian American students have joined Harvard in its effort to defend the schools affirmative action program for underrepresented students.
Both students are from Southern California and are current applicants to Harvard.
“Asian students and other students of color have to … Read more
By Ed Diokno
Artists and advocates, through their unique channels and distinct platforms, have… Read more
The teenager who recently turned 16-years-old and sparked a national debate over the term of anchor babies is telling his Asian American story.
His hashtag #MyAsianAmericanStory went viral and has been picked up the Los Angeles Times, NBC News and CNN. He intended the hashtag to be a response to Jeb Bush comment on anchor … Read more
While the politicians were beating each other up over Jeb Bush’s comments about Asians and anchor babies, 15-year-old Jason Fong was building a response of his own on Twitter, and the grown ups were listening.