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Best of the rest: Events for April 27 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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This state has made it easy to vote — so do it
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According to “The Oregon Encyclopedia,” a project of the Oregon Historical Society, groups such as the Men's Equal Suffrage League of Multnomah County, a Chinese American equal suffrage league, and a league representing African American suffragists … No tags for this post.

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Hacienda Heights couple pleads guilty to fraud in multi-million dollar pyramid …
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A Hacienda Heights couple pleaded guilty Monday to federal fraud charges related to multi-million dollar pyramid scheme that targeted Chinese-American victims, authorities said. Cheong Wha “Heywood” Chang, 48, and Chang's wife, Toni Chen, 47, each … No tags for this post.

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US|After Missteps, US Tightens Rules for Espionage Cases
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The Justice Department last year dropped all charges against Xiaoxing Xi, head of Temple University's physics department; he had been accused of sharing sensitive American-made technology with China. Credit Mark Makela for The New York Times. No tags for this post.

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How Hillary's Cabinet Could Truly “Look Like America” By Allee Manning
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In his time as president, he has appointed the first African-American Attorney General and the first Chinese American Secretary of Commerce. Across all policy positions, Obama's appointments were either women or minorities more than half the time, … Tags: Allee Manning, Hillary Clinton

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History talk on Chinese in Eastern Oregon
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The next speaker in the series to visit Tamástslikt Cultural Institute will be Helen L. Ying, who will speak on “The Untold Story: Chinese American History in Oregon” on May 21 at 1 p.m. For more information on OHS and museum hours, visit ohs.org … No tags for this post.

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How to Get Tough with China
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Next, we need to take a close look at not only those thieving Chinese students and scholars in our universities but also our suspect Chinese-American so-called citizens. We should make sure the FBI looks carefully at all of them, and we need to have … No tags for this post.

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Yes, Virginia (Dare), Chinese Immigration DOES Pose A Security Risk. (And …
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Forty-three years ago I was teaching English at a college in provincial China. This was the early post-Mao period, and foreigners were a rarity outside the big cities. I think I was the only one resident in that town since the Russians had left twenty … No tags for this post.

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Matzo Ice Cream and All the Dish
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Last week, Dish told you about The Matzo Project , a new artisanal-matzo brand from two Brooklyn pals. Now, the same duo's behind — wait for it — matzo ice cream. The Land of Milk and Honey is Ample Hills Creamery salted honey ice cream paired with … No tags for this post.

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As the $20 bill gets a new face, Andrew Jackson's sins are recalled
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"We must remove historical figures to make room for a Muslim, a Native American, a Chinese American, an Indian and a transgender person," Tate said, tongue firmly in cheek. "I personally suggest Caitlyn Jenner. Anything less would be offensive.". No tags for this post.

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Youth Volunteers Bring Energy to Pennsylvania Voter Engagement Effort
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"One thing we've been paying attention to in the Chinese-American community — both recent immigrants and more longstanding [community members] — is which direction that community is moving, particularly in response to the shooting of Akai Gurley and … No tags for this post.

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Han Family Memorialized Through Stories
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Friends of the Santa Barbara Herb Clinic, family of Dr. Weidong “Henry” Han, and members of the city's Chinese-American community gathered Sunday at the Fess Parker's Plaza del Sol to remember the popular herbalist, his wife, Jennie Yu, and the couple … No tags for this post.

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Ex-Hacienda Heights couple pleads guilty in $30M pyramid scheme
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Members of the Chinese-American communities in Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York City were targeted, according to the indictment. From the spring of 2011 until about two years ago, the defendants were involved in a series of Hong Kong-based … No tags for this post.

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China Demands Shutdown of Online Disney Service (Report)
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"Nothing [else] today grows at that level," Gianopulos said on a panel hosted by the Chinese-American organization Committee of 100 on April 16 at the Beverly Wilshire. The Fox chair and CEO noted that since China's per-capita attendance and movie … No tags for this post.

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Chinese delegation to talk lobster, fish
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Gloucester will add more international visitors to its guest register when it welcomes a delegation of Chinese government officials and seafood executives, as well as Chinese-American business leaders, on Monday to talk about economic development … No tags for this post.

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