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Breaking The Asian Myth | “Asians Don’t Get Fat”

by Ethel Navales
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Earlier, we wrote Breaking The Asian Myth | Asian Hair to address the very incorrect myth that all Asians have the same kind of hair. According to the stereotype, being Asian automatically means stra

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Save The Date: Audrey Magazine & KoreAm Journal Present UNFORGETTABLE 2013

by Ethel Navales
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It is our pleasure to present Audrey Magazine & KoreAm Journal’s 12th annual gala, Unforgettable. This high-profile, celebrity-studded event is dedicated to honoring achievements within the

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Asian Mother Refuses to Apologize for Controversial Photo

by Ethel Navales
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Mother of three and fitness enthusiast Maria Kang posted a picture of herself and her children on facebook last year. The 32-year-old, half Malaysian Chinese and Filipina mother brought attention to

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Mind and Body News

The Face-kini: How Far Will China Go To Avoid Getting Tanned?

by Ethel Navales
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We know what you’re thinking. Why would anyone want to wear such an uncomfortable and unattractive accessory to the beach? Well not only is this product simply available in China, last year this

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Mind and Body News

The “Asian Women Don’t Get Breast Cancer” Campaign

by Ethel Navales
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Earlier in the month, we wrote about why Asian women need to care about breast cancer despite the myth that breast cancer is not a worry for Asian women. Luckily, we aren’t the only ones to take

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Unpaid Intern Not Protected From Sexual Harassment, Ruled Not An “Employee”

by Ethel Navales
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With more and more hopeful 20-somethings turning to unpaid internships, many conflicting opinions have risen concerning these internships. One argument is that unpaid internships provide experience, n

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Mind and Body News

Plastic Surgery Horror Story: A 28-Year-Old Turned 60

by Ethel Navales
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Plastic surgery is no stranger to the Asian community. In the past two months alone, a woman went under the knife in an effort to look like Victoria’s Secret model Miranda Kerr, television perso

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Salary Gap Between Asian Men and Asian Women

by Ethel Navales
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Back in 1963, The Equal Pay Act became U.S. federal law which required that men and women receive equal pay for equal work in the same establishment. The law aimed to finally end the disparity in wage

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Mistreatment at Airport For Filipina Mom: Netizens Weigh In, Shed Interesting Light on Issue

by Kristine Ortiz
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An incident earlier this week at Seattle’s international airport, which resulted in the deportation of 63-year old Filipina Carina Yonzon Grande (pictured above, center, with future son-in-law K

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Mind and Body News

Drastic Changes in Asian American SAT Scores

by Ethel Navales
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The results are in and you are warned– they’re not pretty. American highschools, as a whole, are entering a downward spiral with their SAT scores. Since 2006, SAT scores have fallen by 20

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