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Williams Features Equal Justice Advocate at 227th Commencement
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Wang is a Chinese-American singer-songwriter, music producer, actor, and film director, known as the "king of Chinese pop." His work blends pop, rock, jazz, hip-hop, R&B, classical, and traditional Chinese music ranging from aboriginal folk music to … No tags for this post.

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Film Review: 'Book of Love'
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Also, when will we see a Chinese (or even Chinese-American) filmmaker with the balls to look at Chinese speculation in North American real estate (which is as much about hiding their money as ensuring their kiddies get parachuted into the best schools) … No tags for this post.

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A Different Kind of Festival
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At times we can only respond with silence because we know how relevant the topic of racism is still today. The next movie, “Tyrus,” is a documentary that details the life of Tyrus Wong, a 105-year-old Chinese-American legendary artist. The film follows … No tags for this post.

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Researchers publish largest eye study among Latinos
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Dr. Varma is the principal investigator of many major National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded studies, including the Multi-Ethnic Pediatric Eye Diseases Study (MEPEDS), African-American Eye Disease Study (AFEDS) and the Chinese-American Eye Study … No tags for this post.

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USC Roski Eye Institute researchers publish largest eye study among Latinos
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Dr. Varma is the principal investigator of many major National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded studies, including the Multi-Ethnic Pediatric Eye Diseases Study (MEPEDS), African-American Eye Disease Study (AFEDS) and the Chinese-American Eye Study … No tags for this post.

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A parallel Chinese-language Internet helps immigrants navigate life in America
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When Grace Hui moved to Los Angeles from China in 2014 and Googled the Chinese characters for "Los Angeles immigrant," the first result was Chineseinla.com. The Chino Hills-based website, a disorganized Yelp-meets-Craigslist hybrid, was a throwback, … No tags for this post.

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Parking Lot Brawl At Genoa Restaurant Still Under Investigation
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The Livingston County Sheriff's Department is still conducting various interviews related to the afternoon incident on April 22nd at Bubba Changs, which has been closed since then. The Chinese-American buffet is owned by John and Jeremy Hamilton. No tags for this post.

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A white performer of Hindu chants creates controversy at Brown
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Students recently interrupted a performance at Brown University of Hindu chanting with questions that critics say suggested the performer, Carrie Grossman, who is white, was appropriating Hindu culture. One student asked, according to the student … No tags for this post.

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Purvi Patel's 'feticide' case has huge implications for reproductive rights of …
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Given the prosecutions of Rahman and Seudat in the year since Patel's case began, (and five years since a Chinese American woman, Bei-Bei Shuai, was prosecuted under the same Indiana feticide law), it is not a far stretch to wonder whether these … No tags for this post.

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New computer center available for Flushing residents
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Flushing residents will become more technology-savvy thanks to a new computer center recently opened at the Chinese-American Planning Council's site in downtown Flushing. The center, called the TWC Learning Lab, funded by a $52,000 grant from Time … No tags for this post.

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China's President Warns Against Religious Infiltration
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Bob Fu is a Chinese-American Christian pastor. Meanwhile, Chinese President Xi Jinping, at a conference held at Beijing on religions, said that China has to protect itself from religious influences from foreign countries. They have to prevent … No tags for this post.

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Book Review: Katie Chin's Everyday Chinese Cookbook – 101 Delicious Recipes …
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Katie Chin's Everyday Chinese Cookbook: 101 Delicious Recipes from My Mother's Kitchen hits the sweet spot for Chinese American cookbooks. Between the bright, gorgeous photography of succulent dishes and the easy-to-follow recipes and cooking tips, … No tags for this post.

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Ping pong in China is like football here
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JOHNS CREEK, GA (WXIA) – The Olympic Games is a great time to learn about different sports. Table tennis is one that is huge in China, but is slowly growing in the United States. Yijun Feng is a young Chinese-American player from Johns Creek who is on … No tags for this post.

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Cahill, Truett named Distinguished Lecturer by Organization of American Historians
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… scholars of color calling for alternative "genealogies of feminism," using individual biographies to explore the activism of African American, Indigenous, Chinese American, and Hispana women before and after the ratification of the Nineteenth … No tags for this post.

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Can People of Color Really Make Themselves at Home?
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As a Chinese American who grew up in Hawaii, I deeply appreciated InterVarsity's commitment to multiethnicity and racial reconciliation. In InterVarsity, my ethnic background felt like an asset, not a path to being a somewhat abnormal would-be white … No tags for this post.

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