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Aug 14, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Survey: Asian American Millennials Don’t See Racism as a Top Three Issue

Survey: Asian American Millennials Don’t See Racism as a Top Three Issue

posted by Randall
anti-chinese graffiti San Francisco

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

Millennials are known to be the most diverse generations in U.S. history.

A new survey from GenForward, however, has found a sharp divide between Blacks, Latinx, Asians and Whites on issues, reported the Washington Post

The survey found on these issues, Asian Americans … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Jul 15, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Rise in ‘Bigoted Incivility’ – When Your Groceries Come With a Side of Hate

Rise in ‘Bigoted Incivility’ – When Your Groceries Come With a Side of Hate

posted by Randall

HateBy Peter Schurmann
New America Media
 
When Mohammad S. put in for a delivery with Instacart, the San Francisco company that allows users to order groceries online, the last thing he expected was that he’d become a target of hate. This explains his surprise when, after appearing at his door, the delivery woman immediately … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Jun 6, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Chinese Brit Confronted Terrorists in London Attack

Chinese Brit Confronted Terrorists in London Attack

posted by Randall

Geoff Ho
 
A British journalist stabbed in the neck during Saturday’s London terrorist spree is describing in detail what happened, reports
News.com.
 
Geoff Ho is a business editor for the Sunday Express.
 
He had just posted on his Facebook page Saturday that he fended off two people from attacking an unarmed bouncer at … Read more

Asian Americans

Oct 12, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Survey Finds Racial Discrimination a Major Concern of Asian American Pacific Islanders Voters

Survey Finds Racial Discrimination a Major Concern of Asian American Pacific Islanders Voters

posted by Louis Chan

National Asian American Survey CoverBy Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

A multilingual survey of 2,000 Asian American and Pacific Islander voters found that the economy and jobs, terrorism and racial discrimination are their three most important issues entering the election.

Both terrorism and the economy ranked high in a recent poll of the general electorate as well by the … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Jul 6, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on KQED: Memorial Held for UC Berkeley Student Killed in Terrorist Attack in Bangladesh

KQED: Memorial Held for UC Berkeley Student Killed in Terrorist Attack in Bangladesh

posted by Randall
Tararishi Jain

Tararishi Jain

More than 100 students, faculty and staff attended an outdoor memorial service to remember Tarishi Jain, a 19-year old UC Berkeley student killed in the terrorist attack in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

KQED reports everyone from Chancellor Nicholas Dirks, Jain’s dorm roommate and friends and representatives from several campus organizations spoke.

Many in attendance held … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Jul 4, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on 3 U.S. College Students Killed by Terrorists in Bangladesh

3 U.S. College Students Killed by Terrorists in Bangladesh

posted by Randall

Bangladesh terrorist attack July 2016

The students killed in the Dhaka terrorist attack are, from left, Abinta Kabir, Faraaz Hossain and Tarushi Jain.


 
By Ed Diokno
 
We’re learning more about the U.S. college students killed in Bangladesh.

The three students were from India and Bangladesh studying at two prestigious American universities, so it was not surprising that during … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Jul 3, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on ABC7: Indian Student from UC Berkeley Among 22 Dead in Bangladesh

ABC7: Indian Student from UC Berkeley Among 22 Dead in Bangladesh

posted by Randall
Tararishi Jain

Tararishi Jain

Students at UC Berkeley are mourning the death of one of their own in the terrorist attack in a restaurant in Dhaka, Bangladesh that left at least 22 people dead.

19-year-old student Tararishi Jain was spending the summer there for an internship on e-commerce and to visit her father who runs a business … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Apr 2, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Filipina American Was the Third American to Die in the Brussels Blast

Filipina American Was the Third American to Die in the Brussels Blast

posted by Randall
Gail Martinez

Gail and Lt. Col. Martinez: She died as a result of the Brussels blasts and he remains in the ICU

By Ed Diokno

A Filipina American was the third American to die in last week’s Brussels attacks. Gail Minglana Martinez was traveling with her husband and four children when the blast claimed her life. It’s

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Asian Americans

Times Ledger: Spike in Hate Crimes against Asians in New York Could be Worse than Feared

posted by Randall

crimeA rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans in New York may be far worse than the numbers indicate, fear community leaders, elected officials and members of law enforcement who turned out for a recent community forum.

Bias crimes reported spiked from two in 2014 to 10 last year, but according to the Times Ledger,  Read more

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