Library of Economics and Liberty
With a few exceptions like Cuban and Vietnamese Americans, it has alienated every ethnic minority: high- or low-skilled; Asian or Hispanic; rich or poor; on- or off-the-dole; with intact families or without them -- as I have written here , here and here .
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Man concludes 3-day hunger strike in support of Vietnamese prisoner
Elk Grove pro-democracy activist Nguyen Quoc Quan completed a three-day hunger strike Wednesday night across from the White House in support of Vietnamese human rights lawyer Cu Huy Ha Vu.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
The Campbell Reporter
Sunlight Travel investigation taken over by Santa Clara County district attorney
Over the past five years Hien Ho diligently saved the $11,275 she needed to fly her family home for a once-in-a-lifetime trip across Vietnam.
Vietnamese Censors Ban Local Gangster Film 'Chinatown'
According to the State-backed press, the country's film regulators objected to movie's violence and portrayal of Ho Chi Minh City as a lawless gangland.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
In New Orleans, a Vietnamese Community Bounces Back with Urban Agriculture
In 1975, there was a Vietnamese exodus after the fall of Saigon. Many of the Christian Vietnamese who supported the U.S.-allied government in the south fled.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Kansas City InfoZine
Soap Operas Reflects Media Influence in Southeast Asia
South Korean soap operas have grown in influence throughout Asia, parallel to the rising phenomenon of transnational marriages between Vietnamese women and South Korean men.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Obama says US, China must develop cyber rules
A woman from the Vietnamese American community holds a sign during a protest against China near the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, Calif., Friday, June 7, 2013.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
University of Kansas
Study of soap operas reflects media influence in southeast Asia
As the recent "Gangnam Style" craze illustrated, South Korean media can be hugely influential, not just among American music fans, but throughout the world.
Little Saigon: Explore Another World Without Leaving California
About 45 minutes southeast of Los Angeles is a fantastic spot for tourists and locals alike.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Disgraced Former Santa Clara Co. Supervisor Shirakawa Facing New Allegations
The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office is announcing allegations Wednesday that former Supervisor George Shirakawa impersonated a political candidate for San Jose City Council in 2010 by sending a fake campaign flyer meant to discredit her.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Celebrating Kansas City's Vietnamese community
Vietnamese buffet. Attendees of the May 18 Cultural Celebration of Kansas City's Vietnamese Community line up for an authentic Vietnamese buffet.
The Vietnam Path Movement Thanks Congressman Ed Royce for Holding a...
Ngai Nguyen, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Path Movement, presented a letter to Congressman Ed Royce and thanked him for hosting this dialogue on June 4, 2013 in our nation's Capitol to discuss issues of importance to the Vietnamese American community.
Thanh Nein News
Vietnam height initiative fails to stand tall
An ethnic H'mong hill tribe girl walks home after a school day at a village in the mountainous district of Mu Cang Chai, in the northwestern Vietnamese province of Yen Bai.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Three granted bail over Scherger detention centre escape in far north Qld
Three Vietnamese nationals charged with helping asylum seekers escape from the Scherger detention centre at Weipa in far north Queensland have been granted bail.
Thanh Nein News
The big visa scam
Every day, scores of hopeful Vietnamese line up under the spiked iron fence that encircles the US Consulate in Ho Chi Minh City.
Tue May 28, 2013
Art Review: Word and Images: Jem Cohen and Dinh Q. L at SF Camerawork
The last two weeks of May 2013 were a wild and wooly time in the San Francisco arts community: two mammoth art fairs, MFA exhibitions highlighting the work of graduates from numerous regional institutions, and all the events leading up to the temporary closing of SFMOMA means there's a lot to see.
Fri May 24, 2013
Inquiry launched into Qld detention escape
AN inquiry has been launched into how seven Vietnamese men escaped from a remote detention facility in far north Queensland.
Thu May 23, 2013
North Adams Transcript
'Strange Disappearance of Bees' is emotionally charged
In Oldcastle Theatre Company's latest production, honey bees are disappearing, and five people are working out exactly where they fit in the world.
Wed May 22, 2013
City Celebrates Vietnamese Heritage During Month of May
In honor of "Asian Pacific History Month," the city of Gaithersburg is celebrating the heritage of its Vietnamese Americans.