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US Mint to Produce Anna May Wong Quarter
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The US Mint will produce a quarter in 2022 featuring pioneering Asian American Actress Anna May Wong.  The quarter is part of the America Women Quarters program.  On th web site for the Anna May Wong coin it says: Anna May Wong was the first Chinese American film star in Hollywood. She left a legacy […]

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They Call Us Bruce 144: They Call Us Very Asian
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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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First Cambodian American mayor in U.S. takes office
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I grew up in Massachusetts, so I was really interested to learn about Lowell, Massachusetts city councilor becoming the first Cambodian Amerian mayor in the United States: Sokhary Chau, a city councilor in Lowell, Massachusetts, was unanimously picked by his council peers to assume the legislative body’s top post on Monday. He also became the […]

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Pixar’s Turning Red to go straight to Disney+, skipping theatrical release
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COVID-19 strikes again and disrupts yet another theatrical release. Pixar’s ‘Turning Red’ is heading directly to streaming: “The animated film will be released exclusively on Disney+ in March, Disney announced Friday, becoming the third straight Pixar movie to forgo a theatrical release amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Like its predecessors Soul in 2020 and Luca in 2021, Turning Red will be available to Disney+ […]

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They Call Us Bruce 143: They Call Us 2022
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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 – 23: Away Mission with Michael Golamco
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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 23 of All The Asians On Star Trek, we embark on another Away Mission, in which we invite fellow Asian American fans […]

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Mother and Son Arrested in Thefts Targeting Elderly Asians
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The burglars are allegedly part of an organized group connected to nearly thirty incidents. In Southern California, a mother and son duo have been arrested in connection with a string of nearly thirty robberies and distraction thefts targeting elderly Asian people over the last six months. 47-year-old Floarea Ghiocel and her son, 32-year-old Marius Ghiocel, […]

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Miss Alaska, Emma Broyles, Crowned Miss America
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She is the first Korean American and first Alaskan to wear the crown. On Thursday, Emma Broyles was crowned Miss America — and made history, becoming both the first Korean American and the first Alaskan to hold the title in the competition’s 100-year history. According to a spokesperson for the Miss America Organization, Broyles is […]

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