We’ve heard a lot of late of the contributions of Japanese Americans who fought for the 442nd Infantry Regiment, the 100th Battalion, and the Military Intelligent Service.
But did you know there were Japanese Americans who not only fought for the United States in World War I, but were … Read more
By Ed Diokno
I expect to see the Queen of Hearts running around, yelling, “Off with their heads!”
Indeed, the Alice-In-Wonderland nature of this campaign season just keeps getting “curiouser and curiouser”.
Yet the service of this Filipino American was never recognized because his military records were loss.
70 years later, Baltazar is finally being recognized in a big way, reports the Inquirer.
Baltazar received the purple heart for injuries he sustained … Read more
A Filipino American war veteran recovering from both war injuries and post traumatic stress syndrome has been awarded a mortgage-free home from the nonprofit organization Military Warriors Support Foundation, … Read more
The Center for Asian Americans United for Self Empowerment, or CAUSE, hopes to develop the next generation of Asian American political leaders, reports KPCC
It’s summer leadership academy is working with a young group of nine Asian Americans who have expressed an interest in running for office.
“Basically our goal is to develop future leaders,” … Read more