Foreword: Vietnam 40 Years Later

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Apr 06, 2014

As the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War approaches, photographer Robert Dodge offers us a compelling new view of Vietnam,




Thailand Has Reached Political Fork in the Road

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Feb 16, 2014

If Thailand's rural-urban divide is bridged, constitutional reform with real shared power will be possible.




The ‘Bamboo Ceiling’: Hollywood Shuns Asians, While New Media Embraces Them

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Jan 26, 2014

Asians have found stardom on social media and reality TV, but continue to be underrepresented on the silver screen.




Letter from Cairo: Arab Winter and Revolutionary Regrets

New America Media, News Report, Andrew Lam, Posted: Dec 18, 2013

It’s a phrase you hear often in Egypt. “Before the revolution” things were bad but manageable. After the revolution, hope has turned to fragmentation and fear.




Moon Goddess and Jade Rabbit: How Science and Spirituality Commingle

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Dec 09, 2013

Galileo, Newton, Einstein and the like revealed a universe more startling than any ancient myth could describe.




A Nostalgic America, Haunted By Ghosts

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Oct 30, 2013

The reason why more Americans believe in ghosts may have to do with our darkening view of the future.




Nichkhun: A Pan Asian Star is Born

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Oct 16, 2013

American-born Nichkhun Horvejkul is a cultural phenomenon, fluent in five Asian languages and the latest in a string of pan-Asian superstars.




'Mandarin Returns Home' -- SAT Scores Climb for Asian Americans

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Sep 28, 2013

Asian American students are scoring higher than ever before, and on average this population has seen their score rise by a shocking 41 points.




Nina Davuluri Is America's Future

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Sep 18, 2013

Nina Davuluri is the first Indian American to hold the title of Miss America. It should be something for all Americans to celebrate.




Tiphares vs Elysium -- Welcome to the Age of Appropriation

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Aug 19, 2013

Elysium is the latest Hollywood production that shows how the Information Age has become the Age of Appropriation.