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Books: The Quiet Minority?
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Cain's aims in this chapter, presumably, are to set the values of the town's Asian American community in sharp relief against the “extrovert ideal” of mainstream America and meditate on their differences. “In the West, we subscribe to the Extrovert … No tags for this post.

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Vermont newspaper criticized by Asian American group
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MONTPELIER, Vt. — A Vermont newspaper is being criticized by the Asian American Journalists Association for publishing a poster using a print type associated with Chinese calligraphy for the words "fry Rice" to urge a school to defeat its opponent … No tags for this post.

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I Am Asian American
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SFSU Asian American Studies 218 Group 11: Ayana Fabillaran Jasmine Anicete Anastasia Vizcarra Kenny Yamaguchi -Disclaimer- I do not own any of the music played throughout No tags for this post.

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A deeper understanding of the Japanese-American experience
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A deeper understanding of the Japanese-American experience. Penn State Abington events explore themes of alienation and isolation from the book "The Buddha in the Attic". February 21, 2013 … No tags for this post.

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Japanese-American man takes a stand in 'Hold These Truths'
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Japanese-American man takes a stand in 'Hold These Truths'. Reported by: Jai Cunningham. Email: [email protected] Set Text Size Small, Set Text Size Medium, Set Text Size Large, Set Text Size X-Large. Print Story. Published: 2/18 2:39 pm … No tags for this post.

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Japanese-American documentary casting for internees
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FLY ON THE WALL PRODUCTIONS is producing a documentary entitled, “For the Sake of the Children”, a 20 minute film that looks at the impact that the WWII Japanese-American internment had on mothers and how they raised their children during their … No tags for this post.

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Plan to rename Union City school sparks controversy
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None of New Haven's schools are named after a Filipino-American, even though 1 out of every 5 Union City residents is of Filipino heritage, according to the 2010 U.S. Census. If the district chooses to honor Itliong and Vera Cruz, it would become the … No tags for this post.

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Who are the 'undocuqueer'? New reports shed light
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"This is one of the most under-reported stories" in the immigration reform movement, noted José Antonio Vargas, the Filipino American Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who announced publicly that he was undocumented in 2011. "The undocumented youth … No tags for this post.

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Will Fil-Ams make American Idol cut?
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Keywords. AI•Adriana Latonio•Bridget Jett Hermano•Bryant Tadeo•ETC•Fil-Am•Filipino-American•Keith Urban•Mariah Carey•Nicki Minaj•Randy Jackson•Season 12•American Idol. moodmeter. We can't serve the Mood meter on your browser at the moment. No tags for this post.

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PG&E To Welcome The "Year Of The Snake" With Chinese-American Communities
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SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced it will be participating in two San Francisco Lunar New Year festivals, where it will provide Bay Area Chinese-American communities … No tags for this post.

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Growing up Chinese American in the Imperial Valley
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Growing up Chinese American in the Imperial Valley. February 09, 2013|By CELESTE ALVAREZ | Staff Writer. El Centro resident Dr. William Quan stands next to his son, Derek, in. JOSELITO VILLERO PHOTO. As many second- and third-generation … No tags for this post.

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Liberal Super PAC Goes After Mitch McConnell's 'Chinese' Wife
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McConnell and Chao married in 1993, and he has received hefty contributions from family, friends and business leaders in the Chinese-American community ever since. In years past, opponents have questioned McConnell's relationship with his father-in-law … No tags for this post.

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“Run Away Woman” is First Movie Selection of 2013?s Chinese American Film …
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SGV – Members of the American Hollywood Performing Arts Group, EDI Media and G&E Studios gathered this morning in West Covina to introduce a new movie that will be part of the annual Chinese American Film Festival in November. The CAFF helps … No tags for this post.

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Chinese-American author Ha Jin speaks in the Transnational Encounters series.
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10:08 a.m., March 11, 2013–Acclaimed Chinese-American author Ha Jin came to the United States almost 30 years ago as neither immigrant nor exile, but he experienced elements of both as he struggled to establish a personal identity and carve out a … No tags for this post.

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Southern California malls target Asian shoppers
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The arrival of the Lunar New Year this month seems to have sparked an epiphany for area shopping centers: Asian and Asian American consumers have a growing pile of money and want to spend it where they're welcome. So in the Year of the Snake, malls … No tags for this post.

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