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Transgender Activist Cecilia Chung Named “Woman of the Year”

by Taylor Weik
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Cecilia Chung was honored Monday night by the California State Assembly as one of its Women of the Year for her work in fighting for transgender equality. Chung, who is the senior advisor for the Tra

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Wong Fu Shines Light on “Accidental Racism”

by Ethel Navales
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Last year in May, a video called “What kind of Asian are you?” made its way into viral fame. With over 6 million views, this video portrayed something that many of us have had to experienc

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You Won’t Believe This Youthful Woman is a Grandmother

by Ethel Navales
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There is a saying about Asian women that I’m sure we’ve all heard before: Asian women look so young.  Many of us walk into an R-rated movie in our mid-20′s and are prepared to get o

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First Asian-American U.S. Marine Dies at 88

by Taylor Weik
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Major Kurt Chew-Een Lee, the first Asian-American U.S. Marine Corps officer, died on Monday in Washington, D.C. at the age of 88 from a heart attack. During WWII, an eager Lee –– who is Chinese-Am

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Recap: Disastrous Vendor Evictions in Gangnam

by Taylor Weik
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Now Gangnam, Korea is becoming known for more than just a popular parody song in America. In February, over the course of two days, the Gangnam District Office and police hired a group of 50 city work

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Arts & Sports News

Yuna Kim in Confirmed Relationship With Hockey Player

by Audrey Magazine
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Story by Steve Han.  Yikes! The Queen has found a King. Star figure skater Kim Yuna, known as “Queen Yuna,” is dating ice hockey player Kim Won-jung, her agency confirmed Thursday. South Korean

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College News

What Happens When Japanese Students Have No Dresscode For Graduation?

by Ethel Navales
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Graduation in the U.S. is quite different from culminating ceremonies in Japan. While we generally imagine shiny graduation gowns and square-shaped caps, Japan doesn’t typically require such an

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Tearjerker Alert: Parents Receive Letter From Their Daughter Three Years After Her Death

by Ethel Navales
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The Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, otherwise known as the Great East Japan Earthquake, left Japan shattered in 2011. With a magnitude of 9.0, this earthquake is the most powerful recorded earthquake

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Arts & Sports News

Cruel & Racist Statements Told To Asian Adoptee Children

by Ethel Navales
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Kim Kelley-Wagner never married, but she always knew she wanted children. So when she saw a story in Time Magazine about Chinese adoptees, she suddenly found herself looking into adoption. After takin

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Mitch Albom’s Inspiring Efforts To Rebuild Libraries in The Philippines

by Ethel Navales
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Mitch Album, author of works such as The Five People You Meet in Heaven, For One More Day and Tuesdays With Morrie, is on a mission to rebuild some of the Philippine libraries that were ravaged by Ty

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