New America Media, News Report, Posted: Dec 31, 2010
Missed in the news. Editors and publishers of ethnic media pick what they felt were the most underreported stories of the decade.
Philippine News, News Report, Posted: Dec 30, 2010
A Filipino Harvard graduate detained by U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for allegedly being an illegal immigrant has been released.
DesiTalk.com, News Report, Posted: Dec 29, 2010
Rep. Joseph Crowley, D-N.Y., is the new co-chair of the congressional caucus on India and Indian Americans. He and Rep. Ed Royce, R-Calif., will lead what is the largest caucus on the Hill, with around 160 members
New America Media, Op-ed, Posted: Dec 28, 2010
California will forfeit millions in federal money because it failed to sufficiently boost children's enrollment in Medi-Cal.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Dec 27, 2010
The student, who is pursuing a doctorate, fled the Philippines 20 years ago with this family, seeking political asylum in the United States.
New America Media, Interview, Posted: Dec 27, 2010
With her swearing-in ceremony just days away, Oakland mayor-elect Jean Quan sits down for an intimate conversation about family, gender, and her political roots.
Nguoi Viet, First Person, Posted: Dec 25, 2010
Vietnamese-American woman recounts her re-connection to Little Saigon, learning about herself along the way.
China Daily USA, News Report, Posted: Dec 24, 2010
China Daily, China's largest English-language newspaper, has expanded its distribution to Houston, Texas, this month after launching in New York City in February 2009.
New America Media, First Person, Posted: Dec 24, 2010
I find that class privilege and difference in India isn’t so wrapped up in national identity and race discourse.
New America Now, Audio, Posted: Dec 23, 2010
Anchee Min's novel looks at how Pearl S. Buck became a heroine to the Chinese and introduced the West to the East.
Inquirer.net, News Report, Posted: Dec 23, 2010
Some 6,000 overseas Filipino workers in Afghanistan will lose their jobs by the end of the year.
Asian Journal, News Report, Posted: Dec 22, 2010
Mark Farrales is now in the Mira Loma Detention Center in Lancaster, facing deportation.
China Daily USA, News Report, Posted: Dec 22, 2010
North Korea has made international headlines for unexpected military and political actions, but what is not being discussed are the economic developments the country has gained over the past year.
New America Media, Video, Posted: Dec 21, 2010
Why the DREAM Act, even if it had passed, would have put students in a bind, and the liberal anger with Obama.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Dec 21, 2010
Occasional smokers pose challenges to California’s Tobacco Control Program
Asian Journal, News Report, Posted: Dec 20, 2010
Filipino community leaders are supporting a bill that allows the Philippines to export garments to the United States duty-free.
International Politik (Germany), News Analysis, Posted: Dec 19, 2010
Unlike the trickle-down U.S. economy, Japan and Germany have reached an economic steady state in which they do not need roaring growth rates to provide for their people.
New America Media, Op-ed, Posted: Dec 17, 2010
Why are we contemplating deporting DREAM Act kids when the U.S. does not graduate enough home-grown science, math and engineering majors to keep up with demand?
New America Media, Audio, Posted: Dec 17, 2010
A closer look at the health care battles being waged in courts across the country; how does someone make their most basic choices and how does it affect their lives?
Philippine News , News Report, Posted: Dec 17, 2010
Containers from balikbayan box shipping companies have been randomly held amid stepped up security.
China Daily USA, News Report, Posted: Dec 16, 2010
While Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao is visiting India, a few of thousand Indians settled in China were interviewed to share their experiences living on the other side of the Himalayas.
Pacific Citizen, News Report, Posted: Dec 16, 2010
A San Francisco undocumented student gets some reprieve from a U.S. senator, but the hopes of others are still daunting.
Korea Daily, News Report, Posted: Dec 15, 2010
“Targeting undocumented youth,” the Korea Daily editorial states, “is flatly un-American and violates the principles of this country.”
GMANews.tv, News Report, Posted: Dec 15, 2010
A leaked cable message from U.S. diplomats in Australia in 2008 said the southern Philippines was emerging as a new terrorist haven.
Philippine News, News Report, Posted: Dec 14, 2010
Two Filipino American business partners from Florida have been sentenced to more than four years of imprisonment after a U.S. court found them guilty of forced labor conspiracy against 39 overseas Filipino workers.
Korea Daily, News Report, Posted: Dec 13, 2010
Heather Graham of erstwhile Boogie Nights fame, and actor Hugh Jackman are scheduled to appear in an upcoming PBS documentary titled, Kimchi Chronicles. The Hollywood stars are the latest in a line of celebrities promoting Korean cuisine’s newfound popularity.
abs-cbnNEWS.com, News Report, Posted: Dec 10, 2010
Manila has come under fire from global human rights advocates who allege that the Philippines government is bowing to pressure from China, a key economic ally.
New America Now, Audio, Posted: Dec 10, 2010
Ethnic Media Watch discusses the early Census results and we talk to a man who works hard to bridge the gap between Asian- and African-Americans.
Filipino Express, News Report, Posted: Dec 10, 2010
Between 2004 and 2009, immigration courts turned down one out of every four cases for removal filed by ICE, according to a new report.
GMA News.TV, News Report, Posted: Dec 09, 2010
A Philippine official refutes reports that the country has changed its mind and is sending a representative to the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony in Norway tomorrow after being criticized for its decision to skip the event.
GMANews.TV, News Report, Posted: Dec 09, 2010
Dozens of Filipino hospital workers in California sued their hospital employer for banning them from speaking Tagalog on the job.
Sing Tao Daily, News Report, Posted: Dec 08, 2010
Barron 's, America's premier financial magazine, has selected 25 philanthropists in the world in 2010, and two Chinese people are among them.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Dec 07, 2010
Police in Quang Ninh Province have promised to investigate a case involving six police officers who have been suspended for their alleged involvement in spreading a clip of two nude sex workers on the Internet recently.
Inquirer.net, News Report, Posted: Dec 06, 2010
Some 2,300 overseas Filipino workers on Monday urged the Philippine Supreme Court to act on their appeal in connection with the 27-year-old case they filed against a Texas-based giant company associated with the Halliburton Group of Companies that was headed by former U.S. Vice President Richard "Dick" Cheney.
New America Media, Audio, Posted: Dec 03, 2010
A different look at the future of the WikiLeaks; a one-woman show in print and Latin American youth who're changing literature.
Filamstar.net, News Report, Posted: Dec 02, 2010
The Louisiana Attorney General’s Office has assured its support for the teachers in securing U visas, which would allow them to continue working in the United States.