The Pitfalls of Plastic Surgery in South Korea

New America Media, News Report, YeoJin Kim, Posted: Oct 23, 2014

The steady flow of foreign visitors to South Korea for plastic surgery has led to a spike in the number of disputes over surgeries gone awry.

 

Political Parties Ignore API Vote at Their Peril

 

New America Media, News Report, Andrew Lam, Posted: Oct 22, 2014

For Asian voters, ethnic loyalties are helping to galvanize an electorate largely ignored by Republicans and Democrats alike.

Prominent Vietnamese Blogger Released From Prison, Into Exile

 

Vietnam Right Now, News Report, Posted: Oct 21, 2014

Dieu Cay, a blogger who has spent the last 6 years in prison serving two consecutive sentences was released Oct 21 and immediately expelled out of the country to fly to the United States, his family and the U.S. General Consulate confirmed.

 

High Numbers of California’s Asian-American Voters Still Undecided

 

New America Media, News Report, Ngoc Nguyen, Posted: Oct 17, 2014

Many Asian-American voters are undecided on key candidate races and ballot measures in the lead-up to the Nov. 4 election.

 

Korean TV Show Tackles Taboo Subject of Mental Illness

 

New America Media, News Report, YeoJin Kim, Posted: Oct 15, 2014

A TV drama set in the mental health ward of a hospital is sparking conversations in South Korea.

Little Saigon has 19 Candidates Running for 20 Offices

 

Nguoi Viet, News Report, Posted: Oct 14, 2014

Introducing 19 Vietnamese Americans candidates with origins from Little Saigon in Orange County, California.

 

Palliative Care: How Chinese Americans Find Comfort at Death’s Door

 

American Commercial News/New America Media, News Feature, Geoff Chin, Posted: Oct 14, 2014

Chinese Americans are learning not to avoid the taboo topic of death, but to take charge of their end-of-life decisions for their peace of mind.

Room For Debate Frees Up But Bloggers Remain Imprisoned In Vietnam

 

Vietnam Right Now, News Report, Posted: Oct 13, 2014

Incarcerated for the past six years in poor prison conditions, Nguyen Van Hai has suffered dearly for his critical views on China. First detained on trumped up tax evasion charges in 2008, and subsequently convicted in 2012 on anti-state charges for blogging, 62-year-old Hai is currently serving a 12-year jail term that his family fears could be a death

Steven Yeun On How Korean Parents React To A Career In Acting

 

New America Media, News Report, Posted: Oct 13, 2014

Steven Yeun recently went on Ellen as a first-time guest to promote the return of The Walking Dead.

Giant Rubber Duck To Visit Seoul Amid Construction

 

Koream Journal, News Report, Posted: Oct 13, 2014

The world-famous, giant rubber duck will visit Seoul in what may be the highest-profile foreign visit to Korea since Pope Francis arrived via Kia Soul in August.

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