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CAAMFest 2024 Returns May 9-19: Shining Light on Asian American Stories
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The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) recently announced its fully in-person program for CAAMFest 2024, which will take place May 9-19, 2024 in San Francisco and Oakland. This year’s festival will include over 35 programs that will spotlight film, food, music, and ideas. Last year, the opening night film was Joy Ride. This year, […]

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Rest In Power: Roman Gabriel The First Filipino-American quarterback
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From the Eagles site @ https://www.philadelphiaeagles.com/news/eagles-mourn-the-passing-of-pro-bowl-quarterback-philanthropist-roman-gabriel  The Eagles mourn the passing of former quarterback Roman Gabriel on Saturday, April 20, at the age of 83. Gabriel’s son, Roman Gabriel III, announced his father’s peaceful passing in a post on X. Selected with the second-overall pick in the 1962 NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Rams, […]

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Pew Research Report: Discrimination Experiences Shape Most Asian Americans’ Lives
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  By Angelina Chiang In the recent study conducted in 2023 by PEW Research about ongoing racism towards Asians and Asian Americans, there was clear and evident data that show how discriminatory attitudes and behaviors are still ongoing, despite many efforts to promote inclusivity and increase awareness on this matter. Discrimination against many Asian Americans […]

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Averie Bishop: First Asian American Miss Texas and Candidate for Texas House District 112
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By Angelina Chiang I stumbled across Avery Bishop during my senior year of high school, and after reading about her interests and accomplishments, she quickly became a role model due to our similar interests. Averie Bishop grew up in a rural neighborhood in Texas, where she struggled to fit in with her classmates and feel […]

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They Call Us Bruce 236: They Call Us Monkey Man
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Jeff Yang and Phil Yu present an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America. What's up, podcast listeners? We've got another episode of our podcast They Call Us Bruce. (Almost) each week, my good friend, writer/columnist Jeff Yang and I host an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America, with a strong focus […]

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Pew Research Center: Asian Americans & Changing Partisan Coalitions in a Politically Divided Nation
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The Pew Research Center recently published a report, Changing Partisan Coalitions in a Politically Divided Nation, and to no surprise to me, Asians Americans overwhelmingly skew more Democratic than Republican. As the report states: “The balance of partisan association among Asian voters has changed little over the last few years.” There have been more recent […]

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They Call Us Bruce 235: They Call Us Asian American Studies
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Jeff Yang and Phil Yu present an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America. What's up, podcast listeners? We've got another episode of our podcast They Call Us Bruce. (Almost) each week, my good friend, writer/columnist Jeff Yang and I host an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America, with a strong focus […]

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All The Asians On Star Trek 36: Garrett Wang – Part 3
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The Podcast In Which We Interview All The Asians On Star Trek. All The Asians On Star Trek is the podcast in which we interview all the Asians on Star Trek. In Episode 36, we conclude our conversation with Garrett Wang. For seven seasons, he starred as Ensign Harry Kim on Star Trek: Voyager. In […]

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