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Adorable Asian Babies (Halloween Costume Edition)

by Ethel Navales
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October is in the air. Shops are packed with pumpkin-flavored everything, the cold weather is creeping its way into our nights and stores are stocking up to prepare for the long-awaited holiday. So w

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Korean Woman Gets Plastic Surgery to Look Like Miranda Kerr

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Story by James S. Kim Complete makeovers aren’t uncommon. Some of us at some point might need a change in how we do things or in how we look. The question is, then, how far are you willing to ch

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Malaysia Sends First Female Cadet to AXE Apollo Space Academy

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Story by Taylor Weik After facing sexist comments over Facebook in Malaysia’s AXE Apollo Space Race for being the only female contestant out of the 15 applicants, Roshini Muniam was announced the wi

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Beauty Marketers Know When You Feel The Ugliest, Sell You Make Up In Return

by Kristine Ortiz
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A new study by marketing planning agency PHD has identified the prime times during the week when beauty marketers should sell products to women.  Surprisingly (or perhaps, unsurprisingly), they say t

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Racist Calls Miss Philippines a Poor Smelly Maid

by Ethel Navales
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We were wrong. For once we thought the Asian community could have a win without a large of show of racist backlash. We thought we were safely out of the woods and had avoided another Nina Davuluri ord

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What Does Obamacare Mean For Asian Americans?

by Ethel Navales
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There are various opinions to the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare. Some of you may be completely for it, others may be strongly against it and some (though we hope many of you don

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U.S. Protests Miss World Results: Is Megan Young Filipino or American?

by Ethel Navales
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This past Saturday, the 2013 Miss World pageant was won by 23-year-old Miss Philippines, Megan Young. Held in Indonesia, the Miss World 2013 pageant had contestants from 127 countries competing for t

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China Loosens Its Grip: Plans To Unblock Facebook & Twitter in Shanghai

by Kristine Ortiz
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The strict firewalls surrounding China’s Internet access may be slowly coming down, albeit in a small section of Shanghai. As reported by the South China Morning Post, Chinese officials have agr

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Nina Davuluri Caught Off Guard By Julie Chen Question, But Not By Racist Haters

by Ethel Navales
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Since winning the title of Miss America, Nina Davuluri has become the nationwide center of attention. From racist haters to supportive members of the community, just about everyone seemed compelled to

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The Cost of Beauty: A Look Into Korea’s High Rate of Plastic Surgery

by Ethel Navales
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Based in Brooklyn and Seoul, photographer Ji Yeo strives to call attention to a very controversial aspect of South Korea’s modern-day culture: plastic surgery. In her series “Beauty Recove

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