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A new 'adventure' in Moganshan
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The park's lavish opening ceremony on Wednesday was attended by Chinese-American actor Archie Kao, who said it reminded him of his time growing up in America. “It feels to me like all the best parts of growing up in Virginia – what I did every day … No tags for this post.

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Best of the rest: Events for April 28 and beyond
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Jin is a Chinese-American poet and novelist, and is famous for depicting everyday life during China's “cultural revolution” and the Korean War in his works. His novel “Waiting”, which tells the story of a military doctor pursuing love in communist … No tags for this post.

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Washington's NFL Team Is In Desperate Need Of A History Lesson
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(The Chinese-American band has said they wanted to reclaim a word that has historically been used as a slur against Asians.) Both groups are facing resistance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on grounds their respective names disparage … No tags for this post.

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Festival Orchestra presents 'Enter the Dragon' finale at Drew on May 22
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As the conductor of the Woman's Philharmonic in Beijing, she often appeared as pianist and conductor simultaneously. Guo currently serves as the Music Director of Chinese American Music Ensemble, Haiyun, Xiang Yin and Hua Xia choruses in New Jersey. No tags for this post.

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Kaiser Kuo on Baidu, Foreign Reportage, and the 'Paradoxes' of China
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Since moving to China in the 1980s, Chinese American Kaiser Kuo has found himself in a number of roles serving as a living intersection of culture, identity, and the times. As a founding member of the iconic heavy metal group Tang Dynasty, he changed … No tags for this post.

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How the West Was Not Won
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I am no historian but I believe it's what helped fuel America's expansion into the desert. The California gold rush of 1848 pulled folks from their comfort in search of wealth and the emerging American dream. They arrived tattered and torn, staked … No tags for this post.

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DreamWorks makes sense for Comcast, but will Katzenberg cede control?
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AwesomenessTV produces short video clips for millennials on mobile phones, while Oriental DreamWorks is a Chinese American film production firm. As an independent company, DreamWorks spends about $300 million on marketing, selling, and general … No tags for this post.

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Justice Dept. Changes Counterespionage Tactics After Wrongful Arrest of Temple …
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Last September the department dropped such charges against Xi Xiaoxing, a Temple University physicist who was accused in May 2015 of selling secrets to his native China. Mr. Xi was at least the fifth Chinese-American arrested and wrongfully suspected … No tags for this post.

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Racist, Homophobic Text Messages Surface in San Francisco Police Scandal
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Lai's attorney identified him as a Chinese American. In a series of texts sent last June, the officer made several references to “hock gwai,” including a “bunch of hock gwais shooting each other.” The CNN report said that's an apparent misspelled … No tags for this post.

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Westlake's Forgotten Chinese Food Gem, Tacos tu Madre Restarts in Los Feliz …
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LA Weekly scores a fascinating look at Bamboo Inn, a Westlake Chinese-American institution that's been around for decades. The place seems truly stuck in time, and while the food itself may not merit a long drive, there is something so wonderful about … No tags for this post.

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Primaries Debrief; Eric Liu on the Chinese American Dream
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In searching, often personal essays that range from the meaning of Confucius to the role of Chinese Americans in shaping how we read the Constitution to why he hates the hyphen in “Chinese-American,” Eric Liu pieces together a sense of the Chinese … No tags for this post.

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Pop Singer Prince Dead at 57
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Eighteenth-century Qing Dynasty writer Cao Xueqin's "Dream of the Red Chamber" is the source for this world premiere by renowned Chinese-American composer Sheng with an English-language libretto by Hwang. The opera, according to press notes, … No tags for this post.

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China on a Solid Footing in Q1: 5 Mutual Funds to Buy
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Rise in export had a positive impact on Chinese American depository receipts for companies including China Mobile (CHL – Snapshot Report), CNOOC (CEO – Analyst Report), PetroChina ( (PTR – Analyst Report) and Sinopec (SNP – Analyst Report). Funds … No tags for this post.

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EB-5s Get New Shot at True Community Investment
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There's also the social, family and cultural ties. AAFE, while it works all over the city and not just with the Asian-American community, still has its headquarters in Chinatown and core base of support in NYC's massive regional Chinese-American community. No tags for this post.

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The Summit, on Pittsburgh's Mount Washington, hews to the gastropub spirit
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Mount Washington's Shiloh Street has always had a mixed character. It's close enough to the view that it strives for tourist dollars, but at heart it's the neighborhood main street, with a venerable sports bar and unabashedly old-school Chinese … No tags for this post.

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