NAM Radio: Democracy Now's Juan Gonzalez

New America Media, Audio, Shirin Sadeghi, Posted: Oct 28, 2011

The Co-Host of Democracy Now! tells NAM that race has been an integral part of American media since day one & ethnic journalists have, too.




NAM Radio: The German American Journey

New America Media, Audio, Shirin Sadeghi, Posted: Oct 25, 2011

Forty percent of Americans have at least 25 percent German ancestry -- but few know very much about Germany, its culture, food, and history.




El Mensajero Wins Seven NAHP Awards

New America Media, News Report, Posted: Oct 25, 2011

NAM member El Mensajero was honored with seven awards this year by the National Association of Hispanic Publications (NAHP).




NAM Radio: A Social History of Iranian Cinema

New America Media, Audio, Shirin Sadeghi, Posted: Oct 23, 2011

The first Iranian film ever was made at the turn of the 20th century and Professor Hamid Naficy is one of the few people ever to have seen it.




NAM Radio: Craig Thompson's Habibi

New America Media, Audio, Shirin Sadeghi, Posted: Oct 21, 2011

It looks like a holy book but Thompson's 672-page new graphic novel is anything but.




CIR: Border Corruption on the Rise

Center for Investigative Reporting, News Report, Posted: Oct 18, 2011

The Center for Investigative Reporting and the Los Angles Times published an investigation this week into the increase in allegations of corruption on the border.




The Story Behind 'Lost in Detention'

Investigative Reporting Workshop, News Report, Margaret Ebrahim, Posted: Oct 18, 2011

Investigative Reporting Workshop announces the release of a years long study into abuses within America's immigrant detention system.




Latinos Protest 'John and Ken' Show, Advertisers Listen

Multi-American, News Report, Posted: Oct 18, 2011

Verizon and AT&T Wireless have pulled their advertising from the "John and Ken" show in response to a call by Latino organizations for KFI to fire the two talk show hosts




A Third of S.F. Chinese Voters Unaware of Ranked Choice

New America Media, News Report, Vivian Po, Posted: Oct 14, 2011

A survey conducted by the Chinese-language Sing Dao Daily found that nearly one-third of Chinese voters in San Francisco don't know about ranked choice voting.




NAM Radio: A Guide to Occupy Wall Street

New America Media, Audio, Shirin Sadeghi, Posted: Oct 10, 2011

What is Occupy Wall Street and who is involved? Here is a primer, from someone in the midst of it all.




Unions Stand with ‘Occupy’ Protesters

Amsterdam News, News Report, Stephon Johnson, Posted: Oct 07, 2011

They filled up Foley Square in Lower Manhattan. They were a mix of union members, students, politicians and people who just couldn't take it anymore. These people gave new life to the Occupy Wall Street protesters.




NAM Radio: 10th Anniversary of the War in Afghanistan

New America Media, Audio, Shirin Sadeghi, Posted: Oct 07, 2011

October 7th marks exactly ten years since the war in Afghanistan began -- the longest war in U.S. history.




Kamala Harris to Ethnic Media: Inform Your Communities About Foreclosure

New America Media, News Report, Zaineb Mohammed, Posted: Oct 06, 2011

California's Attorney General has proposed a new course of action to address foreclosure in the state, and ethnic media has a key role.




Steve Jobs Was an Arab American

New America Media, News Feature, Shirin Sadeghi, Posted: Oct 05, 2011

He was born to a Syrian Muslim father who was living in Wisconsin.




DA Launches Program for Immigrant Victims of Domestic Violence

New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Oct 05, 2011

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón held a press conference with ethnic media yesterday to announce the launch of a domestic violence program.




NAM Radio: Manufacturing Immigrant Hysteria in America

New America Media, Audio, Shirin Sadeghi, Posted: Oct 04, 2011

It's never been easy being different in America, what with all the scapegoating, surveillance and hysteria that surrounds "the other."