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Miss America Makes History with First Indian American Winner… But Not Without Racist Haters

by Kristine Ortiz
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On Sunday night, New York’s Nina Davuluri made pageant history by becoming the first woman of Indian descent to snag the prestigious title of Miss America. But not long after the coveted crown w

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Three Things to Watch Now to Get Your Girl Power On: Steel Magnolias, Austenland, and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

by Anna Park
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I grew up in an age where the women in power believed in a 1970s sort of feminism: be hard-core, don’t let a man control you, fight back at every turn. Under their tutelage, I believed that was

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Too Harsh? Korean Parents Introduce “The Study Cube”

by Audrey Magazine
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A tiny study room about the size of a large portable toilet is becoming a sought after piece of furniture among Korean parents who wish to help their children stay focused while hitting the books. Las

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Julie Chen Admits to Having Plastic Surgery to Look Less Asian

by Ethel Navales
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Julie Chen, American television personality, news anchor, producer for CBS, and co-host of the daytime show The Talk, recently turned the spotlight on herself. On Wednesday, Sept. 11, the veteran jour

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People Magazine Can’t Tell Asians Apart

by Ethel Navales
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A billion-dollar love triangle is big news right? So it would have probably been a good idea for People magazine to publish a picture of the right Asian girl, but I suppose that’s asking for too

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New Delhi Gang Rape Update: Convicted Men Could be Sentenced to Death

by Kanara Ty
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Vinay Sharma, Akshay Thakur, Pawan Gupta and Mukesh Singh were found guilty this past Tuesday in New Delhi, following the death of a 23-year-old female student last December. In a trial that lasted ab

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DISCRIMINATION ALERT: Muslim Teen Fired From Abercrombie & Fitch for Religious Head Scarf

by Ethel Navales
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Abercrombie & Fitch has done it yet again. Employee Hani Khan, 18, was fired from her job at the popular retail store after refusing to remove her hijab while working. The hijab is a head scarf wo

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Tokyo Wins 2020 Summer Olympics Bid

by Kanara Ty
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In what many considered to be an upset win, Japan’s capital won the winning bid for the 2020 Olympics early Sunday. Tokyo won the bid after a final¬†round of voting by International Olympic Comm

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Move Over, Barbie: Lego Debuts Its First Female Scientist

by Ethel Navales
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We can all let out a collective cheer for one of the newest additions to the Lego family. Professor C. Bodin, according to her name tag, is Lego’s first female scientist. The best part? The mode

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Asian American Woman Critically Injured After Falling Out Of Moving Cop Car

by Ethel Navales
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Kim Nguyen, a 28-year-old accounting and marketing graduate student at Loyola Marymount University, is suing LAPD after falling out of a moving cop car and sustaining critical injuries from the event.

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