Banh Mi: The Rise of the Vietnamese Sandwich

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Jul 13, 2015

Vietnamese sandwiches, or bánh mì, were street food long before street food became an obsession with foodies.




The Forgotten Refugees: Internally Displaced Population is Growing

New America Media, News Analysis, Andrew Lam, Posted: Jun 25, 2015

Failing to cross an international demarcation, they don’t legally qualify and quantify as refugees in the legal sense.




Coyote Valley Open Space: Wildlife Within Silicon Valley

New America Media, News Feature, Andrew Lam, Posted: Jun 23, 2015

One bright spot amidst the closures and budget cutbacks hitting California’s State Parks is the opening of a new nature preserve called Coyote Valley Open Space.




Banh Mi Sandwich: The Perfect Marriage Between East And West

New America Media, Question & Answer, Andrew Lam, Posted: May 14, 2015

Andrea Nguyen is an author, cooking teacher, and consultant. Her blog - Viet World Kitchen - explores culinary traditions of Asia and has been a major contribution to the American food scene.




Nepal Needs More Than Tarps

New America Media, Question & Answer, Andrew Lam, Posted: May 08, 2015

Nepalis who have been living under tarps need safer, more permanent shelters before the start of monsoon season.




Vietnam War 40 Years Later: Capitalism Trumps Ideology

New America Media, News Analysis, Andrew Lam, Posted: Apr 30, 2015

Marchers in Saigon who walk past an array of Starbucks and Apple stores give the spectator an idea as to who is actually winning the peace.




Top Environmental Agencies Release Diversity Data

New America Media, News Report, Andrew Lam, Posted: Apr 23, 2015

On April 22, 2015, which marked the 45th anniversary of Earth Day, Green 2.0 released the names of over 25 of America’s leading environmental advocacy organizations who voluntarily submitted their diversity data to GuideStar.




40 Years After the War: The Making of a New Vietnam

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Apr 16, 2015

Forty years after the Vietnam War ended, I struggle to define my changing relationship with my homeland.




Catherine Karnow's Vietnam: Documenting a Changing Country

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Apr 09, 2015

Stanley Karnow recorded the nightmares of the Vietnam War with words, and Catherine Karnow has managed to chronicle Vietnam’s long night’s journey into day with her photos.




새로운 아이디어와 기술로 가주 공원 살리기 나서

New America Media, News Report, Andrew Lam, Posted: Mar 23, 2015

끝으로 위원회는 “이 일이 힘든 만큼, 공원에 대한 가주민들의 관심과 노력이 절실하며, 공원관리부와 기타 공공기관, 공원 전문가, 비영리 단체, 파트너, 자원 봉사자, 가주의 인디언 부족, 기업, 시민 지도자들의 합력 또한 이 일의 성패를 좌우한다”고 전했다.