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Slightly longer than two months after the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt issued Executive Order 9066 to authorize the internment of more than 120,000 people of Japanese heritage on the United States' West Coast.
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The New Generation Nikkei Fund has recently been created in order to inspire a new generation of philanthropists to support the nation's three Japantowns - San Francisco, San Jose, and Los Angeles.
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REDWOOD CITY, California Filipino-American Jose Antonio Vargas is arguably the most famous undocumented immigrant in America, and he's getting involved in the immigration crisis at the US-Mexico border.
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company will open its first office in Flushing, Queens, to serve that New York community's growing Chinese-American population.
Over the past decade or so, something disturbing has been happening in the Chinese community media in this country.
The San Jose Betsuin Obon Festival is this weekend, which means two wonderful days of Japanese food, taiko drumming and Obon Odori dancing in the city's historic Japantown neighborhood.
WASHINGTON: The Indian-American community will accord a grand reception to Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he travels to the US in September to attend the annual General Assembly session in New York and a White House meeting with US President Barack Obama.
Two women at Brisbane Airport found with more than $155,000 worth of US and Chinese currency have been fined for breaching customs regulations.
Lift the roof off of capitol hill and take a gander down on Congress. Do you know what you'd see? According to the Congressional Research Service, you'd see 102 women sitting amongst the 433 male members of the House and Senate, 20 percent in the Senate, and 18.8 percent in the House of Representatives as of February of 2014.
What would you do if you couldn't look in a mirror for an entire year? Kjerstin Gruys did exactly that, covering every pane of glass in her house, avoiding windows, and learning to put on makeup sans mirror in order to reform her troubled relationship with her body.
Black and Asian adults may be at risk for developing diabetes at a lower weight than whites, according to a new study.
As one of the biggest national holidays of the year, Independence Day, was approaching, DUMBO residents were preparing to celebrate.
While we eat vegetables and fish, all slathered in olive oil, hoping to benefit from the healthy Mediterranean diet, the Japanese way of life is attracting the attention of research scientists studying health and longevity.
Victorian coroner Judge Ian Gray will examine the role of domestic violence as part of the inquest into a murder-suicide in Melbourne's south-eastern suburbs in 2012.
Mention Chinatown to most Londoners and the likelihood of them conjuring up images of the lanterns of Gerrard Street is high.
The subject of our Vietnamese community and its amazing culinary contribution has come up here before.
Last month, the Austin City Council signed a resolution to opt out of Secure Communities , a partnership between Immigration and Customs Enforcement and law enforcement to detain, fingerprint and cross-reference the immigration status of people picked up for suspicion of certain crimes, with the goal of deporting "criminal aliens."
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 12:55 pm
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