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The author would like to acknowledge a fellowship received from the International Institute of Social History in Amsterdam from January to June 2012.
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Seattle Architect Johnpaul Jones will receive the National Humanities Medal from President Barack Obama on Monday.
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The award recognizes the outstanding economic achievements of Asian American-owned businesses and their exemplary growth in the national economy.
Anti-abortion laws often rooted in racism Some states' legislators propose abortion restrictions based on racial myths.
"You've got some nice Caucasian features," Dr. Edmund Kwan says, inspecting my face at his Upper East Side plastic-surgery practice, where the waiting room includes an ottoman larger than my kitchen table.
Two months since she suffered a relapse of leukemia, Mai Duong still hasn't found a compatible stem cell donor, but her friends haven't lost hope.
Rep. Curt Clawson addresses what he believes are members of the Indian government at a House hearing on July 24, 2014.
The other day, I saw this YouTube video called, What Kind of Asian Are You? It's funny, but also painful, as it exposes many Caucasian stereotypes of their Asian Americans in the United States.
Around 100 Indians have committed suicide in the United Arab Emirates every year since 2011, India's ambassador here said, calling on the expatriate community to help people in distress, particularly those with financial problems.
Last week, the U.N. Committee on Human Rights called on Japan to ensure that effective, independent and impartial investigations be launched into wartime sex slavery and to offer an apology to "comfort women," who were forced to work in its military brothels.
Third World levels of corruption in our health care system are an inevitable consequence of welcoming Third World doctors, especially when large amounts of money can so easily be extracted from our loosely monitored Medicare and Medicaid bureaucrats .
Heather Knight, City Insider columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, is seen on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 in San Francisco, Calif.
Liberal New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his progressive allies often accuse conservatives of waging a war on women and love to gin up the "income inequality" and "class warfare" rhetoric.
Maxine Hong Kingston writes in her studio at her bright Frank Lloyd Wright-style home in the Oakland hills.
Pham Duc Viet stands at home in Vu Hoi, Vietnam. When his wife moved to Taiwan nine years ago to work as a maid, he took over the household chores and raised their two children on top of his regular work as a farmer and carpenter.
A new study in East Asian women has identified three genetic changes linked to an increased risk of breast cancer .
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 09:49 am
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