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The Bishop Museum presents, “American Heroes: Japanese-American WWII Nisei Soldiers and the Congressional Gold Medal.” “American Heroes” features a showcase of artifacts, visual displays and live panel discussions. (bishopmuseum.org). In Yo Face … No tags for this post.

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Young Fil-Ams redefine 'Filipino'
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On February 23, Medina was among hundreds of Filipino-American students across California who gathered in CSULB to redefine their identity for the annual Southern California Pilipino American Student Alliance (SCPASA) Summit. Now in its sixth year, … No tags for this post.

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Fil-Am Bryant Tadeo out of American Idol
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MANILA, Philippines – Bryant Tadeo, the only male Filipino-American to make it to American Idol Season 12's Top 40, said goodbye to AI judges and fans as he was eliminated in the 4th sudden death round on February 28 (March 1 Manila time). He was … No tags for this post.

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Filipino undocumented immigrant testifies before U.S. Senate
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Sitting behind me today is my Filipino-American family–my grandma Leonila, whom I love very much; my Aunt Aida Rivera, who helped raised me; and my Uncle Conrad Salinas, who served, proudly, in the U.S. Navyfor 20 years. They're all naturalized … No tags for this post.

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Shanghai on a Dime? Pretty Close
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At the Pacific Perspectives gallery (ppl.bz/en/), I became intrigued with landscapes by the Chinese-American artist Thomas Leung, pierced with fiery, near-neon lighting, and I said as much to a man working in the gallery. “I'm Thomas Leung,” he responded. No tags for this post.

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Park Service partners with museum in Seattle to tell Asian-American story
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Inside our parks While at the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience in Seattle last week, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar said he has directed the National Park Service to undertake an Asian American Pacific Islander theme study. No tags for this post.

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Asian and Asian American Catholicism
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It's no surprise that part of my interest in sociology is autobiographical, and this week's selection of a new pope brought me back to some of my own history with the Catholic Church. One of my most recent cultural encounters with Catholicism was at my … No tags for this post.

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Fashion’s new dynasty: Asian-American Designers
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Fashion’s new dynasty: Asian-American Designers They’re young, hot and Asian. Just two years ago fashion designers Alexander Wang, Jason Wu and Richard Chai … No tags for this post.

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Japanese American Internment Camp Survivors Speak at MSU
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Two survivors of the Japanese American internment camps from the 1940s will speak at MSU-Mankato tonight from 7 to 9. It will be held at Trafton Center 121. Saburo and Marion Masada of Fresno, CA will share the experiences in a free, public presentation. No tags for this post.

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Filipino vets' advocates in US renew call to push for equity bill
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Los Angeles-based veterans' advocate group Justice for Filipino-American Veterans (JFAV) cited the renewal of calls by Filipino veterans' supporters to recognize these men who served the US during World War II. This was in reaction to the the news that … No tags for this post.

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Haiku Reviews: From Buster Keaton To Das Racist (PHOTOS)(VIDEOS)
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From the hard-working Filipino-American mother who is arrested and threatened with deportation after her employer is investigated for failure to pay his taxes to the affable jock from British Columbia, the evening is peppered with Tagalog, Spanish … No tags for this post.

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Triple Threat 2013 US Tour comes to Pechanga Resort & Casino
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Asian Journal- The Filipino-American Community Newspaper. Friday. Mar 15th. Search. Move; Close. Text size. Increase font size; Default font size; Decrease font size. Asian Journal TV · AJTV · Home · Balikbayan · Balikbayan Magazine. Print Edition … No tags for this post.

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Philippine operatives Fil-Am fugitive wanted for investment scam
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MANILA, March 14 — Philippine operatives arrested Thursday a Filipino-American wanted in the U.S. for a multi- million dollar investment scam. The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) nabbed Rodolfo Suacon at his house in the northern Philippine … No tags for this post.

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Artist Hung Liu's work blurs history, memory
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Hung Liu, of Oakland, a Chinese-American artist and Mills College professor of art, stands in front of her 1994 work consisting of 200,000 fortune cookies atop the crossroads of railroad tracks entitled Jiu Jin Shan (Old Gold Mountain) at Mills College … No tags for this post.

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Tacoma Art Museum auction of Chinese collection upsets donors
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But the museum recently sold most of the collection at auction, upsetting some members of the Chinese-American community and leading the family to question the museum's motives. The museum, meanwhile, says weeding out collections periodically is … No tags for this post.

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