GARDENA — Sad, poignant, humorous, thoughtful, insightful, educational, informative. These are words that describe the stories and articles within “Nanka Nikkei Voices: The Japanese American Family,” the fourth publication of the Japanese American … No tags for this post.
WELLESLEY — Those who know Susumu “Sus” Ito, 93, know that he is a Nisei (second-generation Japanese-American), a Congressional Gold Medal recipient from World War II's legendary all-Japanese-American 442d Regimental Combat Team, … No tags for this post.
The Japanese American soldiers who fought valiantly in World War II, even as many of their relatives were held in internment camps, will be remembered in an exhibition at Honolulu's Bishop Museum. “American Heroes: Japanese-American WWII Nisei … No tags for this post.
The Oakland Athletics will honor the legacy of Japanese American baseball prior to their Cactus League game against the Seattle Mariners Thursday, March 7 at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, as pre-game ceremonies will commemorate the 70th anniversary of … No tags for this post.
Members of PASE (Pilipino-American Society for Education), Kaisahan, Filipino Advocates for Justice, the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce of Union City, and students of the Tagalog and Filipino Heritage Studies classes from James Logan High … No tags for this post.
Baylor University officials in Texas confirmed the death of 18-year-old Filipino American Kevin Signo while practicing traditional dances with the school's Filipino student association on Sunday. Signo, a pre-biology student, reportedly did backflip … No tags for this post.
The report found numerous quality-of-life areas where Asian-Americans lag, even as their numbers have surged in the region. According to the Census Bureau, the Asian-American population in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties grew 37 percent from … No tags for this post.
The Republican Party's problems with Latino voters are well documented, but its poor performance with Asian-Americans should be giving the party even greater pause. By and large, Asian-Americans are affluent, well educated, and disproportionately … No tags for this post.
Last week, the Asian American Center for American Justice, a consortium of legal and civil rights groups, and 18 Million Rising, a civic engagement organization, launched the “18 Million Hearts: Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders for Immigration … No tags for this post.
A majority of Asian Americans appear to lean Democratic, according to a new Gallup poll. A majority of Asian Americans appear to lean Democratic, according to a new Gallup poll. 36 percent of Asian American respondents said that they identified solidly … No tags for this post.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Asian-Americans — who were a key part, if sometimes overlooked, of President Barack Obama's 2012 electoral coalition — solidly back the Democratic Party, with 57% identifying as or leaning Democratic, compared with 28% identifying … No tags for this post.
The U.S. Senate confirmed the nation's first out gay Asian-American federal judge Monday evening. Pamela Ki Mai Chen was swiftly confirmed with little opposition by the Senate Monday evening to the bench of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern … No tags for this post.
USPAACC West and Title Sponsors PG&E and Wells Fargo present Procurement Connections & Top 10 Asian American Business Awards Date & Time: November 8, 2012 * 9:00 Am – 2:00 PM Location: Sheraton San Jose Hotel * 1801 Barber Lane, Milpitas, CA 95035 Agenda: 9:00 – 9:45 AM Registration, Continental Breakfast & Networking (Silicon Valley […]