New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Aug 31, 2010
The Iraq withdrawal by any measure is a solid administration accomplishment and Obama deserves the cheers for that.
New America Media, Photo Essay, Posted: Aug 30, 2010
Glenn Beck claimed that his weekend mega-rally in Washington, D.C., was about "restoring America's honor." Here are some of the mixed messages his supporters sent out—on T-shirts.
Black Voice News, News Report, Posted: Aug 30, 2010
California has fallen short in its second and final bid to win a controversial federal Race to the Top school-reform grant.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 28, 2010
Cantil-Sakauye would be the state’s first Asian-American chief justice, presiding over one of the largest court systems in the world. Supporters hope their kids will think, “I can be like her."
Pacific Citizen, News Analysis, Posted: Aug 28, 2010
Arguments to repeal birthright citizenship for U.S.-born children of undocumented immigrants smack of the same racist arguments presented in the 40's.
China Daily USA, News Report, Posted: Aug 27, 2010
Monday's killings of Hong Kong tourists in Manila has caused some Chinese travelers to cancel their plans to go to the Philippines.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 27, 2010
By framing the flood as a security issue, Pakistan is playing the only card it has—the terror threat—and the U.S. will pay the price.
Korea Daily, News Report, Posted: Aug 26, 2010
North Korean media have paid keen attention to former U.S. President Jimmy Carter's visit to the communist nation August 24 to secure the release of a Boston native held in the country since last year.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 24, 2010
Since the Reagan era, right-wingers have been trying to co-opt the civil rights leader as one of their own.
India West, News Report, Posted: Aug 23, 2010
Kansas congressional candidate Mike Pompeo apologized for his campaign calling a racist rant against his Indian American opponent a "good read."
New America Media, Op-ed, Posted: Aug 23, 2010
How the late co-founder of Pacific News Service inspired a young Vietnamese refugee to become a writer and discover the world.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Aug 21, 2010
A new Pew Research Center poll found a large increase in the number of Republicans who believe that Obama is a Muslim.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 19, 2010
Arizona isn’t just a laboratory for anti-immigrant laws. It is also the epicenter of a new type of neighborhood-based organizing for immigrants' rights.
NNPA, News Analysis, Posted: Aug 18, 2010
Two weeks ago on CNN's Larry King Live the multi-Platinum, multi-Grammy Award winning recording artist and cultural icon Wyclef Jean made the long anticipated announcement that he will be a candidate for president of the Republic of Haiti.
The Tundra Drums , News Report, Posted: Aug 18, 2010
Native Alaskans say the late U.S. senator, whose funeral was held on Wednesday, did more for their communities than anyone else.
Black America Web, Commentary, Posted: Aug 13, 2010
There have been those hysterically shrieking that Sen. Lindsey Graham and other Republicans want to “repeal” the 14th Amendment.
Black Voice News, News Report, Posted: Aug 12, 2010
Waters has been at the center of a political firestorm since the House Ethics Committee charged the formidable Democrat with violating ethics rules.
Final Call, News Report, Posted: Aug 12, 2010
The Haitian-born entertainer is attempting a difficult transition—from Grammy-award winning recording artist to leader of a nation.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 12, 2010
Of the 78 arrests during the protest, 57 were for misdemeanor charges and a handful of people were booked on serious crimes.
Amsterdam News, News Report, Posted: Aug 12, 2010
New Black Panther leaders gathered at Sylvia’s Restaurant in Harlem to address accusations of voter intimidation.
Impulso, News Report, Posted: Aug 10, 2010
The demonstrators in Los Angeles also called for a halt to the Arizona law known as SB 1070 and an end to ICE raids.
New Orleans Agenda, News Report, Posted: Aug 10, 2010
Five years after Katrina, the most liberal estimates are that 141,000 fewer people live in the metro New Orleans area.
NNPA, News Report, Posted: Aug 10, 2010
According to the Free Press, the core supporters of Net Neutrality are affluent whites, who, have easy access to broadband.
La Opinión/New America Media, News Feature, Posted: Aug 10, 2010
ACLU filed a lawsuit alleging that the high teacher turnover at Markham was a violation of the students’ right to an education.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 10, 2010
Obama has picked Daphne Kwok to chair the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
Vietnam Review, News Report, Posted: Aug 10, 2010
An international human rights group honored six Vietnamese writers for their contributions to free expression in the cause of democracy.
Pakistan Link, Commentary, Posted: Aug 09, 2010
The reaction from the American right to the idea of a mosque near Ground Zero exposes those who are intent on marginalizing American Muslims.
Amsterdam News, News Report, Posted: Aug 09, 2010
The legislation states that prisoners will be counted in their home communities and not the communities where they’re incarcerated.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 07, 2010
Maxine Waters challenged the House Ethics Committee to release the entire report on her alleged ethics violation.
San Jose Beez , News Feature, Posted: Aug 07, 2010
Ishan Shah is the youngest candidate ever to run for Fremont City Council.
Final Call, News Report, Posted: Aug 06, 2010
Black fishermen are losing millions in revenue, complain of being deprived of recovery jobs and denied payments made to those affected by the spill.
El Diario/La Prensa, News Report, Posted: Aug 06, 2010
An editorial in El Diario/La Prensa applauds the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Elena Kagan—a New Yorker—as the 112th Supreme Court justice.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 06, 2010
Some parts of SB 1070 have gone into effect, including a provision that makes it a crime to transport or harbor an undocumented immigrant.
La Opinion, News Report, Posted: Aug 05, 2010
Meg Whitman has opened a new office in East Los Angeles to launch a campaign reaching out to Latinos.
La Opinión, News Report, Posted: Aug 05, 2010
The federal judge’s decision on gay marriage grants recognition to the importance of civil rights, according to an editorial in La Opinión.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Aug 05, 2010
When I heard about Judge Robert Vaughn Walker’s ruling on same-sex marriage, I immediately thought of one person. Judge Susan Bolton.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 05, 2010
Denying citizenship to the children of undocumented immigrants could be the next frontier for anti-immigration politicians and activists.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 04, 2010
When Prop 8 passed two years ago, black voters took a lot of the blame. We'll see how much that's changed this time around.
New America Media, Audio, Posted: Aug 04, 2010
Carmen Lineberger discusses how significant it is to have African American prosecutors and DA's in areas where more African American's live.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Aug 04, 2010
Ethnic Californians are at the forefront of support for environmental policies in the state, according to a new poll.
Korea Times, News Report, Posted: Aug 04, 2010
Korea’s National Assembly met with community leader to discuss its government policy on overseas Koreans.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Aug 04, 2010
It’s no accident that Maxine Waters has been dumped on the political hot seat three months before the 2010 mid-term elections.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Aug 03, 2010
Drug reform laws are back on the table, from legalizing marijuana to reducing the sentencing disparity for crack and powdered cocaine.
New America Media, Audio, Posted: Aug 02, 2010
Earl Ofari Hutchinson discusses where we are in the discussion of race and racism in America.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Aug 02, 2010
Minorities, especially Latinos, should be wary of Ken Feinberg, the man appointed to administer the BP compensation fund.
New America Media, Video, Posted: Aug 01, 2010
Essayist Richard Rodriguez and radio host Sandip Roy on the lessons to be learned from the Shirley Sherrod affair.