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Activist Writes Letter to Now-Famous American Apparel Model

by Taylor Weik
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It should come as no surprise that American Apparel is once again the target of social criticism. The retailer is known for its controversial advertisements featuring naked models and even a sixty yea

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Dating Culture Shock: The Good, Bad and Fetishism of Modern-Day Dating in Japan

by Audrey Magazine
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Story by Paul Nakayama.  After decades of the singles scene in America, columnist Paul Nakayama discovers the good, bad and fetishism of modern-day dating in his ancestral home of Japan.  Why would

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VOICES CARRY: Nadia Ali

by Audrey Magazine
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Story by Ada Tseng.  In so many ways, music defines a generation or a culture, giving us the soundtrack to our multilayered, bicultural landscape. And the 10 women we highlight here not only lay it a

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The World’s Most Selfie-Obsessed City is in Asia

by Ethel Navales
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Philippines and Malaysia can pat themselves on the back. Both countries have earned two spots each on the list of top ten selfie-obsessed cities in the world. We’re not 100% sure when the rise o

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ARDEN CHO: Landing Her Role on ‘Teen Wolf’ Was Worth The Wait

by Audrey Magazine
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Story by Ada Tseng. Photos by Vince Trupsin, vincetrupsin.com As a kid growing up in Texas — from Amarillo to San Antonio to Dallas — Arden Cho remembers going to sleep and praying she’d wake up

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IKEA Takes Over A Cosplayer’s Bedroom

by Ethel Navales
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Just the other day, we showed you what happens when Japanese students have no dresscode for graduation: the best cosplay party ever. Of course, Japan is not the only place where cosplay thrives. In Ko

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VOICES CARRY: Teresa Lee

by Audrey Magazine
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Story by Ada Tseng. In so many ways, music defines a generation or a culture, giving us the soundtrack to our multilayered, bicultural landscape. And the 10 women we highlight here not only lay it all

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The Aswang: The Scariest of Filipino Folklore Featured in ‘Grimm’

by Ethel Navales
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Among the numerous monsters in Filipino folklore, the aswang is undoubtedly the most known and most feared of them all. A ghoulish shape shifter that feeds on the unborn, the aswang is said to be a co

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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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Asians in Fashion

Asians in Fashion: Liu Shishi for Harper’s Bazaar Hong Kong

by Ethel Navales
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Liu Shishi, also known by her English name Cecilia Liu, is a popular Chinese actress and ballerina. Before the 27-year-old began her acting career, Shishi’s heart was taken by dance. She was tr

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