Angry Asian Man, Commentary, Posted: Feb 29, 2016
And then Rock doubled down, as if daring us to see if anyone gave a shit about what he just said: "If anybody's upset about that joke, just tweet about it on your phone that was also made by these kids."
Vietnam Right Now, News Report, Posted: Feb 29, 2016
Vinh, a former senior police officer, adopted the pen name Ba Sam, for his blog which exposed corruption and maladministration in the government.
The Root, News Report, Posted: Feb 29, 2016
He’s danced around the issue of getting support from white supremacists. It’s time to hold the Republican presidential front-runner accountable.
Indian Country, News Report, Posted: Feb 29, 2016
During his acceptance speech, director Alejandro Iñárritu made a reference to all the support across "this continent."
New America Media, News Analysis, Posted: Feb 29, 2016
They fear that he will actually be the party’s nominee. And if so, what will that do to the GOP party?
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 29, 2016
As a DACA recipient, Cheong got a social security number, a driver’s license and work authorization. It was like a shot in the arm.
Jackfroot, News Feature, Posted: Feb 28, 2016
Nah began making a name for himself in South Vietnam’s underground rap community — joining one of the biggest rap crews, SouthGanZ.
Arab American News, News Report, Posted: Feb 27, 2016
The three victims whose bodies were found in a Fort Wayne home this week all died of gunshot wounds, the Allen County Coroner’s Office said early Friday.
India West, News Report, Posted: Feb 27, 2016
Vinod is known for his commitment to green technology, but he is going to be remembered for this dust on his balance sheet.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 26, 2016
Jóvenes en el sistema de cuidado de crianza, revelan las dificultades de transición a la adultez y el impacto en su salud mental.
New America Media, News Feature, Posted: Feb 26, 2016
Foster kids are the best judge of their situation, and we would do a better job if we listened to them, experts say.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 25, 2016
Henry Yi is studying mechanical engineering and dreams of working for NASA. He is also an undocumented immigrant.
Vietnam Right Now, News Report, Posted: Feb 25, 2016
A campaign to challenge the Communist party in upcoming legislative elections is gathering momentum despite signs that the police are closely monitoring potential independent candidates.
Al Enteshar/New America Media , News Feature, Posted: Feb 25, 2016
A challenging future is emerging for older Arab Americans and other elders from Social Security to high-tech health care, according to experts in aging.
Asian Journal, News Report, Posted: Feb 24, 2016
IN the last two years, the US economy saw its fastest decline in unemployment since the 1980s and concluded its best years of job growth since the 1990s.
Indian Country News, News Report, Posted: Feb 24, 2016
During MSNBC’s Town Hall last Thursday featuring Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, a tall Paiute man, William Anderson addressed Sanders from the audience: “There are those who oppose the American people's ownership of public lands, and would see those lands sold to private interest. As president, how would you ensure that our public lands remain in public hands, and preserve our heritage and lives by stopping corporations from destroying Mother Earth?”
Korea Daily, News Report, Posted: Feb 24, 2016
Korean Americans in the IT and accounting fields who are looking for a career change are finding it harder than expected because of their limited English skills.
New America Media, News Analysis, Posted: Feb 24, 2016
Americans took a record 10.8 billion transit trips in 2014—the most in 58 years. More cities are realizing the critical role public transportation plays.
New America Media/Inquirer.net, News Feature, Posted: Feb 24, 2016
Jose Antonio Vargas was in Florida last Friday. Three days later, he was on his way to Georgia, then soon to Wyoming.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 24, 2016
The FTC is an independent federal agency which has a dual mission: to protect consumers from unlawful, unfair and deceptive practices, and to promote competition.
Washington Informer, News Report, Posted: Feb 23, 2016
The department has proposed a new rule to improve equity in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, or IDEA, which would require states to identify districts with "significant disproportionality" in special education — that is, when districts identify, place outside the regular classroom, or discipline children from any racial or ethnic group at markedly higher rates than their peers
IExaminer, Commentary, Posted: Feb 23, 2016
For anyone who watches the Academy Awards, it is a familiar sight. A megawatt celebrity stands on stage, envelope in hand
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Feb 23, 2016
Many Americans believe that Donald Trump will conduct himself in the Oval Office the way he has conducted himself in the “The Apprentice,” as a tough but fair boss.
New Mexico Jewish eLink/New America Media , News Feature, Posted: Feb 23, 2016
Albuquerque’s Shalom House is among the dwindling number of affordable senior-housing developments in the U.S.
Arab American Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 22, 2016
Work has begun to survey and replace the city’s network of underground lead-contaminated water pipes following a budget resolution of $25 million last month to replace the water infrastructure. In collaboration with Rowe Professional Services, a Flint-based engineering firm, the state legislature passed an agreement to update analysis of Flint’s water pipes and aid health and safety efforts on behalf of the city’s residents.
India West, News Report, Posted: Feb 22, 2016
With hundreds of Jat youths taking control of the agitation and indulging in arson and looting, the focus of the Jat agitation, which was to demand reservation in government jobs and educational institutions, has led to mindless destruction of government and private property.
Vietnam Right Now, News Report, Posted: Feb 22, 2016
Vietnam is an incumbent member state on the United Nations Human Rights Council and has ratified 7 out of 9 UN human rights treaties.
SF Public Press, News Report, Posted: Feb 22, 2016
High Housing Prices Undercut Aid Programs in San Francisco.
EdSource, News Feature, Posted: Feb 22, 2016
When Michelle King was appointed to head the Los Angeles Unified School District last week, she became the most prominent African-American school superintendent in the state and the nation.
South Kern Sol, Commentary, Posted: Feb 20, 2016
Pope Francis has declared 2016 the “Year of Mercy,” and that could not be more true for hundreds of people across California who are being redeemed by Prop 47.
South Kern Sol, Profile, Posted: Feb 19, 2016
Maria Perez was diagnosed with a liver tumor in 2014, and thanks to DACA she was able to gain coverage and proper treatment.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Feb 19, 2016
The conviction of NYPD officer Peter Liang once again demonstrates that a white officer could shoot a black man in the back and not pay a price, but not an Asian.
New Canadian Media, Commentary, Posted: Feb 19, 2016
Both constituted the largest mass refugee movements to date. Refugees from both groups often risked their lives, escaping by sea.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 18, 2016
A new study released Monday by researchers at Seoul National University offers some troubling data on South Koreans social and emotional wellbeing.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 18, 2016
Last year, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a resolution to create a Comfort Women Memorial.
California Health Care Foundation , Commentary, Posted: Feb 18, 2016
The American health care system has just moved closer to a goal that I and many of my physician colleagues have long desired.
New America Media/SVDebug, Commentary, Posted: Feb 18, 2016
Gentrification is a symptom of social inequality, which makes social justice the only argument against displacement.
Arab American News, News Report, Posted: Feb 18, 2016
Sanders’ hard-hitting words against Republican front runner Donald Trump was one of several moments that drew a large reaction from attendees during his campaign stop on Monday, February 15.
Columbus Dispatch/New America Media , News Report, Posted: Feb 17, 2016
Malnourishment among Ohio seniors is a growing problem that imposes costs on health and society.
The Final Call, News Feature, Posted: Feb 17, 2016
In its annual review, Human Rights Watch ranked police mistreatment of Blacks in America among human rights crises occurring across the globe.
New America Media, News Analysis, Posted: Feb 16, 2016
Mitch McConnell wasted no time in swearing that anyone who President Obama named to replace justice Scalia had zero chance of being confirmed.
I-Examiner, News Feature, Posted: Feb 16, 2016
Led by her obsession with food, award-winning director Grace Lee takes audiences on a road trip in her new film Off the Menu: Asian America to explore what food tells us about family, tradition, and culture.
The Root, News Report, Posted: Feb 16, 2016
An Indiana middle school girls' basketball coach has been suspended after telling members of the team not to "act black."
Asian Journal, News Report, Posted: Feb 16, 2016
Community leaders and World War II veterans on Sunday, Feb. 14 are slated to welcome Aquino when he lands at Los Angeles International Airport.
The Root, Commentary, Posted: Feb 16, 2016
Asking Mark Zuckerberg for $1 billion over Twitter was yet another of the artist's many cries for help. Is anyone ever going to listen?
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Feb 16, 2016
The Freddie Gray effect and the cry that Black Lives Matter is about more than improved police-community relations.
Vietnam Right Now, News Report, Posted: Feb 15, 2016
The region is key to Washington’s much discussed “pivot”, or rebalancing, towards Asia – widely perceived as a bid to counter the economic and military might of China.
New America Media, News Feature, Posted: Feb 15, 2016
At the St. Louis airport, the Back 40 isn't part of a ranch. It's the nickname taxi drivers give to a big parking lot just up the road.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 12, 2016
In a climate of anti-immigrant rhetoric, service providers are calling on eligible green card holders to become U.S. citizens and vote.
Arab American News, News Report, Posted: Feb 12, 2016
Arab residents are "all set" with filters, bottled water, testing kits and Arabic-language informational documents about lead poisoning, a community activist said.
New America Media, Question & Answer, Posted: Feb 12, 2016
Ben Jealous explains why he endorsed Bernie Sanders, and why he thinks the candidate will gain ground with black and Latino voters.
Vietnam Right Now, News Report, Posted: Feb 10, 2016
The return of a dynamic young blogger and political activist is being seen as a test of the leadership’s attitude towards dissent following last month’s party congress.
Washington Informer, News Report, Posted: Feb 10, 2016
After months of vigorous, boastful and — in the case of Donald Trump — vulgar campaigning, New Hampshire voters turned out in record numbers to vote in the nation's first primary.
Indian Country, News Report, Posted: Feb 10, 2016
n 2012, the Navajo Nation sued Urban Outfitters, Inc. for alleged violations of federal and state trademarks. Four years later, the case has yet to be settled.
The Root, News Report, Posted: Feb 10, 2016
A Florida man was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after allegedly throwing a live alligator through a Wendy’s drive-thru window.
Vietnam Right Now, News Feature, Posted: Feb 10, 2016
One of Vietnam’s most respected and influential dissidents is launching a campaign for election to the National Assembly in a direct challenge to the Communist Party’s monopoly on power
India West, News Report, Posted: Feb 09, 2016
Indian American actor Waris Ahluwalia was barred from boarding an Aeromexico flight after refusing to remove his turban during a secondary security screening.
NorthStarNews Today/New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 09, 2016
Black churches provide fellowship and heaps of comfort food served to relieve stress--while contributing to a high obesity rate in the black community.
New America Media, News Feature, Posted: Feb 05, 2016
After the US and Cuba resumed full diplomatic relations, the expectation that ties would encourage changes in Cuba has not been met.
SV Debug, News Feature, Posted: Feb 04, 2016
I met Jane on an online dating website months ago and we soon hit it off. Super Bowl 50 has everyone in the sex industry excited, she said.
Sing Tao Daily/New America Media , News Report, Posted: Feb 04, 2016
A new study found that three-in-four Chinese American family caregivers feel stressed and burdened by traditional filial piety obligations to provide eldercare.
Sing Tao Daily/New America Media , News Report, Posted: Feb 04, 2016
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 03, 2016
Ethnic minorities are disproportionately affected by lack of access to polling sites, voter ID requirements, and lack of language assistance, just as experts claim these groups are gaining political clout.
NorthStarNews.Today/Blackmansstreet.Today, News Report, Posted: Feb 03, 2016
Chicago has begun paying $5.5 million to black victims of police torture and wrongful incarceration there. Black Lives Matter and others receive credit.
Media Matters for America, News Report, Posted: Feb 02, 2016
Despite evidence that the undocumented immigrant population has been declining since 2008, Republican candidates have increasingly taken anti-immigrant stances.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 02, 2016
Henry Yi (가명) 은 기계공학을 공부하고 나사(NASA) 에서 일하는 것을 꿈꿔왔다. UC 버클리 학생, 19, 은 그의 부모님이 없었으면 이를 이루지 못했다고 말했다-부모님은 그를 미국으로 데려오기 위해 희생하셨고 그의 삶을 바꾸도록 한 이 프로젝트에 지원하는 것을 도왔기때문이다.
Final Call, News Analysis, Posted: Feb 02, 2016
Flint’s contaminated water is unsafe to drink because of high lead levels driven by what many see as efforts to save money with too little respect for saving and preserving lives.
The St. Louis American, News Report, Posted: Feb 02, 2016
Eighteen polling places in St. Louis County are co-located within a police station – effectively discouraging any resident with an outstanding warrant from walking in, giving his or her name and address, and voting, according to Better Together’s recent study.
Spokesman-Review/New America Media , News Feature, Posted: Feb 02, 2016
The benefits of pet companionship have been evident to animal lovers for thousands of years. New research shows for seniors it can lower blood pressure.
The Root, News Analysis, Posted: Feb 01, 2016
That’s the tone in Iowa, where a dozen candidates were still running campaign operations throughout the state as of Sunday night.
Vietnam Right Now, News Analysis, Posted: Feb 01, 2016
The ruthless takedown of Vietnam’s most prominent and dynamic politician provided some rare political drama in recent days.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Feb 01, 2016
For GOP leaders to not support Trump or Cruz almost guarantees a flaming Election Day defeat. But to support them could mean the same.
Chicago Reporter, News Report, Posted: Feb 01, 2016
The families who have lost a loved one to police violence are members of a gruesome club, said Sutton, whose sister, Rekia Boyd, was killed by an off-duty police officer in 2012.