Asian-American Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Nostalgia meets Asian inspiration at dandan, which opens next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | OnMilwaukee

    The wait for dandan, the new restaurant from chefs Dan Van Rite and Dan Jacobs , is nearly over. The restaurant, located at 117 N. Jefferson St. in the building which formerly housed Tulip, will open to the public beginning Friday, July 29. The concept, which was conceived by the chefs during a walk into the Third Ward after Festa Italiana, is built heavily upon memories primarily those the chefs have of eating and cooking Asian cuisine.

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  2. Invividuality: The 'sunrise' generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Cloverdale Reporter

    Inspired by Canada's 150th anniversary, a distinctive youth photo exhibition titled Individuality will be showcased in Guildford Town Centre from August 1-28, 2016. The documentary showcasing 100 portraits features the diverse and multi-layered identities of South Asian women growing up in Western society.

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  3. 'Star Trek Beyond' Star Says Sulu Being Gay Is 'Super Radical'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Switched

    The decision to honor George Takei by portraying iconic "Star Trek" character Hikaru Sulu as a gay man in the latest big screen installment of the franchise was not received as enthusiastically as some may have expected. Possibly in hopes of putting Trekkies' concerns to rest, actor John Cho said in a new interview that the subject of Sulu's sexuality is handled in the best possible taste in " Star Trek Beyond ."

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  4. RNC Chair Says They Lose Acting Normal, So Why Not Give Trump A ShotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Switched

    CLEVELAND The Republican Party 's top official said that since the traditional approach to winning the presidency hasn't succeeded of late, his party might as well embrace Donald Trump . "The button-down, Boy Scout approach hasn't worked for our party the last several times," Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus told a group of Asian-American and Pacific Islander delegates on Wednesday morning.

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  5. Kim on Prosecuting Chinese "Spies"Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | CrimProf Blog

    The primary question this study seeks to answer is: "Are people of Chinese descent disproportionately falsely prosecuted as spies?" The answer, this study finds, is yes. It uses PACER court filings from a random sampling of Economic Espionage Act cases to identify disparities in prosecutions.

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  6. Video Shows Recall Ed Lee Supporter Chanting 'Go Back To China,' Others Disavow RemarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Sfist

    By the time critics of Mayor Ed Lee gathered in front of City Hall to advocate for a recall campaign against him last Friday, 300 hundred or more counter-protesters had lined up across from the building's steps to show solidarity with Lee. KRON 4 reports that the counter-effort was organized by members of AsianAmericanVoters.org, and the majority of its participants appear to have been Chinese Americans holding signs in Chinese, sometimes shouting Cantonese slogans and singing "The Star Spangled Banner."

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  7. There's a right way and a wrong way to attack unpopular trade dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Swing State Project

    Donald Trump is the Republican nominee, which is frightening.We must make sure his hateful rhetoric does not even come close... Sign if you agree: Presidents do not stop working in the final year of their term. Neither should the Senate.

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  8. Difficult to assess the impact of 'Brexit' on India: GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | DNA India

    It is difficult to immediately assess the impact of 'Brexit' on India and Indian community in Britain, the government told the Parliament on Wednesday. Replying to a question on the issue, Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh said in Lok Sabha Indian High Commission in London was in the process of evaluating "implications" of 'Brexit' on the Indian community.

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  9. How the Mythic K-Town Bad Girl Saved Artist Hellen JoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | LA Weekly

    ... rarely got an ideal depiction in the work she'd read. "When I first started making comics, there were a few [Asian-American] characters in stories I'd read, but they were often depicted as cute, or beautiful and weak, or the absolute worst, demure," ...

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  10. How insane a Star Trek Beyonda timeline led to Enterprisea s shocking fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Daily Breeze

    ... recalls Lin, 44, who went on to attend UCLA film school, make the acclaimed indie about alienated Asian-American youth “Better Luck Tomorrow” and turn chapters three through six of the “Fast & Furious” series into a ...

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  11. Indian-American pledges $1.1m to Trump campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Times of India

    Shalabh Kumar wired $449,400 to the campaign over the weekend and pledged an equal amount through his wife, all routed through the Republican Hindu Coalition . "He will be the most pro-India president in Indo-US history," he maintained.

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  12. An Incomplete List of Potential GM CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Twinkie Town

    ... fact. Pros: Has been an assistant general manager for the Yankees and Dodgers, is the highest-ranked female Asian-American baseball executive, and has been long regarded as a future GM ( has the blessing of Joe Torre ) Okay, I probably angered a ...

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  13. "The Concubine Culture Is Alive and Well"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Slate Magazine

    In 2009, Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan found herself hanging out in Singapore with a group of newly divorced high school friends who had started calling themselves "sarong party girls." Tan had been recently laid off from her job as a fashion writer at the Wall Street Journal in an economic downturn and come home to Singapore to write a memoir about food - and, as it turned out, deep fissures in her family.

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  14. Ali Wong's Baby Cobra: Have We Entered Television's Golden Age of Transgressive Pregnancy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Miami New Times

    ... cohesive and feminist piece of art. A master of shifting voices, she tackles many topics - scatology, aging, Asian-American identity - taking on the id-driven persona of a henpecking gold digger. (She claims she ensnared her husband for his "Harvard ...

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  15. Re: Why Does the Berkeley City Council Care About a Dog Meat Festival in China?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | East Bay Express

    ... outside of restaurants that don't serve dog meat and don't have anything to do with this particular festival. Asian-American activists were quick to point out the hypocrisy in the aftermath of the New York protest. One Twitter user, Hermit_Hwarang, ...

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  16. 'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 22 Emmy Award nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | MyFoxPhilly

    ... which got a best drama nod. But there was no acting nods for the stars of "Fresh Off the Boat" or other Asian-American actor, or for Latinos, which has been a recurrent Emmy pattern. "Game of Thrones" and "Mr. Robot" will compete with "Better Call ...

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  17. Indian men accused of raping woman for second time due in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Daily Star

    Indian paramilitary troopers stand guard during the twelfth day of a curfew in Srinagar on July 20, 2016. / AFP / TAUSEEF MUSTAFA

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  18. Indian men accused of raping woman for second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | RTE.ie

    The victim's father said his daughter was determined to pursue the case despite the state's failure to protect her. Prosecutors accuse the men of raping the woman, a 20-year-old member of the lower-caste Dalit community, in the north Indian city of Rohtak last week.

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  19. Visual PalateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Bohemian.com

    'Palate to Palette: The Imagery Collection at SSU' is on display through July 31 at the University Art Gallery, 1801 East Cotati Ave., Rohnert park. TuesdayFriday, 11am4pm; SaturdaySunday, noon4pm.

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  20. Survey shows signs of improving S. Korea-Japan relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Korea Herald

    Fewer Koreans have a negative impression of Japan this year compared with last year, while the number of Japanese who think badly about Korea also declined, a recent survey by private think tanks showed Wednesday, suggesting bilateral relations are improving after going through a rough patch in recent years caused by shared historical issues. The survey, commissioned by the Korean think tank East Asia Institute and Japan-based Genron NPO, was conducted from June through July on 1,010 Koreans and 1,000 Japanese adults.

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