Asian-American Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court Decision Approving Race-Based Admission PoliciesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Christian Newswire

    Dissent Quotes Judicial Watch/Allied Education Foundation Brief Contact: Brandon Cockerham, Judicial Watch , 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, June 23, 2016 / Christian Newswire / -- Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding today's 4-3 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court that allows the continued practice of giving applicants admission preferences, based upon race and ethnicity, to the University of Texas at Austin : "Today's decision allowing racial discrimination in college admissions is at odds with the U.S. Constitution and promotes crackpot racial theories. Today's decision is racially inflammatory and undermines the rule of law.

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  2. South Asian flare at Harrison Literary CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Agassiz Harrison Observer

    Acclaimed music and dance ensemble Rajasthan Josh offers a rare opportunity for Fraser Valley residents to hear a world-class Indian folk ensemble. The Harrison Festival of the Arts this year will contain a strong component in its programming that features both local and international writers, dancers, and musicians.

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  3. Musical icons TAIKOPROJECT and Quetzal team up to open Ford Theatres summer seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | PR Log

    ' Concrete Saplings ,' a one-of-a-kind combination of heart-pounding Japanese taiko with fierce Chican@ rock, heralds the opening of the Ford Theatres 2016 summer season with one electrifying performance on Friday , July 8 . "We're excited to introduce a whole new sound that could only happen here, in the diverse creative hotbed that is Los Angeles," says TAIKOPROJECT managing director Bryan Yamami .

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  4. Kitchen Creations: Nearly 4 in 5 Americans Say Dinners At Home Mean Cooking From ScratchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | PR Newswire

    But just how often are Americans turning up the heat in their own kitchens and what exactly does "cooking" mean? For a majority, eating dinner at home entails cooking from scratch , followed by heating up something from the fridge or freezer , and cooking using shortcuts such as precut veggies or pre-marinated chicken breasts . But eating at home doesn't always mean cooking from scratch or even using a microwave.

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  5. Judicial Watch: Supreme Court decision on admission preferences "racially inflammatory"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Illinoisreview

    "Today's decision allowing racial discrimination in college admissions is at odds with the U.S. Constitution and promotes crackpot racial theories. Today's decision is racially inflammatory and undermines the rule of law.

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  6. Finally, a John Hughes Style Teen Flick for Korean-American KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | LA Weekly

    Director Benson Lee and actors Justin Chon and Jessika Van sit down at the round table in Koreatown's Ahgassi Gopchang, what Chon calls an "authentic" Korean restaurant. "Having this barbecue in the middle of the table with this vacuum, it's Korean style," Lee says.

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  7. US Supreme Court okays reservations in varsity admissions, blocks immigration reformRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Nerve News

    ... African Americans and Latinos to promote diversity. To get into elite universities, Indian-American and other Asian-American students have to outperform even white students because of the use of race in admissions to ensure diversity, community ...

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  8. Caring for Aging Parents, the Indian-American WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | India.com

    I have a theory: a household functions best with no more than two adults. Two decision-makers can find the midpoint, and compromise between their preferences: debating whether to buy a BMW or a Hyundai? Find a car in mid-range price.

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  9. Silicon Valley's Leaky Pipeline ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | News Times

    The belief prevails in Silicon Valley that we have created a meritocracy, an entrepreneurial utopia where the best and brightest always come out on top. I'm here to tell you: That is a pernicious myth.

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  10. LA mayor proud of city's ties to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | China Daily

    As the second-largest city in the United States, Los Angeles continues to be a prime destination for foreign investment, especially from China, which is considered one of the major reasons for the economic growth of the greater Los Angeles region. "A deal is made when two people trust each other, like each other, respect each other enough to make sure they are going to do business for the next number of years," he said.

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  11. Disappointing Decision in Fisherby Roger CleggThe Supreme Court today ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | National Review Online

    The Supreme Court today upheld the University of Texas's use of racial preferences in student admissions. The vote was 4-3, with Justice Kennedy writing the majority opinion, joined by Justices Breyer, Ginsburg, and Sotomayor .

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  12. PBS Fall Schedule Includes Arts Festival October 21 Kickoff With Docu ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Deadline

    ... on that tragic day. Tuesday, September 6, 8-9 p.m. ET AMERICA BY THE NUMBERS: THE NEW DECIDERS Learn how Asian-American, black millennial, Arab-American, and Latino evangelical voters are exerting their growing strength and influence in this 2016 ...

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  13. The Holocaust - Amateur historian discovers trove of WWII news reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Manchester Journal

    The front page of the March 22, 1933, edition of the Brattleboro Daily Reformer is now part of the U.S. Holocaust Museum's "History Unfolded: US Newspapers and the Holocaust," thanks to the efforts of amateur historian Judith Haran. You probably did, because it was published in 1933.

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  14. Indian-American teens plan social media campaign for Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | DNA India

    Two Indian- American teenagers supporting Hillary Clinton are planning to reach out to youths from the community through social media to give a boost to the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee's campaign. Saket Singh, who was earlier a strong supporter of Donald Trump, now believes Clinton is his choice to be the next president of the US.

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  15. Census report: Asian population the fastest-growing racial group in Charleston areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Post and Courier

    ... Foundation, agreed. He's also of Indian descent, and said a majority of his friends in Charleston are Asian-American. “One of our new friends just moved from Kansas to work with Boeing, and another friend who just graduated from med school ...

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  16. Fil-Am UFC fighter ready to rumbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Manila Bulletin

    Filipino-American striker John Dodson, the 5-foot-3 bundle of explosion and energy, will strut his stuff before local MMA fans when the UFC makes its second appearance on local shores on Oct. 15 at the Mall of Asia Arena. Dodson, whose mother is Filipino, made the announcement yesterday during his meet-up with the media at the Resorts World Manila.

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  17. UFC returns for 2nd show in PHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Sun-Star

    After a successful debut last year, the UFC stages UFC Fight Night: Manila on Oct. 15 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Manila. "We are very excited to be back in the Philippines," Executive Vice President & General Manager of UFC Asia Kenneth Berger said in a story posted at UFC.com.

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  18. A Rebellious Chinese Village Challenges The Authorities - AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | National Public Radio

    Villagers wave Chinese flags and chant slogans demanding the return of their leader Lin Zulian, the Communist Party secretary of the village, during a protest on June 19 in Wukan. The protests come nearly five years after an uprising there made the village an internationally known symbol of grass-roots defiance.

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  19. Dressed like women warriors, these girls step into their heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Erin Josue was just 2-years-old when her grandmother took her to her first Seattle Chinese Community Girls' Drill Team practice. At a recent Saturday practice on the asphalt playfield behind the Chong Wa Benevolent Association, in Seattle's Chinatown/International District, Josue helped put two dozen fellow team members through their paces.

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  20. Why So Many Diversity Programs FailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Fast Company

    ... the companies studied. "The share of black women actually decreased by 9%, on average, while the ranks of Asian-American men and women shrank by 4% to 5%," Dobbin and Kalev report. Hiring tests don't really solve the diversity problem, either, for ...

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