COVID-19’s Disproportional Impact on Asian American Employment
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A recent report published by UCLA finds that Asian Americans workers have been disproportionately affected by COVID-19.   As shown above in the graph above, Asian American unemployment rates and jobless rates were at one point lower than that of whites, but have climbed above those of whites during the pandemic.  The situation is pretty bad […]

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Bus Driver Assaulted After Asking Passengers to Wear Masks
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And Other Things to Know From Angry Asian America. Baseball Bat Attacker First Accused Asian Muni Driver of Being COVID-19 PositiveLast week in San Francisco, when a bus operator asked three passengers to wear masks aboard the bus, one of the men spat at the driver — who is Asian — called him racial slurs […]

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89-Year-Old Woman Set On Fire in Brooklyn Assault
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And Other Things to Know From Angry Asian America. 89-Year-Old Woman Slapped In Face, Set On Fire In BrooklynWhat is wrong with people? In New York, police are looking for two men accused of slapping an 89-year-old Asian woman and setting her shirt on fire. The incident happened on July 14 in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. Police […]

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PhP5K (US$100) “Progreso Bonds” Allows You to Invest in PHL Gov’t
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New Book: Asian Americans and the Glass Ceiling in Corporate America
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In my ongoing series of interviews with Asian American scholars that highlight new books and research that examine diverse aspects related to Asian and Asian American experiences, I am very happy to present an interview with my fellow sociologist, Margaret Chin, Professor of Sociology at the Graduate Center and Hunter College, City College of New […]

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Suspect Charged with Hate Crime For Running Over Sikh Man
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And Other Things to Know From Angry Asian America. DA Charges Suspect With Bias-Motivated Crime After Attack On Sikh ManNearly three months after Lakhwant Singh was brutally assaulted in Lakewood, Colorado, the district attorney has finally decided to add a hate crime charge against his assailant. Eric Breemen verbally accosted Mr. Singh and his wife […]

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They Call Us Bruce 103: They Call Us Becoming Less Racist
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Jeff Yang and Phil Yu present an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America. What's up, podcast listeners? We've got another episode of our podcast They Call Us Bruce. (Almost) each week, my good friend, writer/columnist Jeff Yang and I host an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America, with a strong focus […]

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CALL FOR ENTRIES: PAG-AALAY webXHIBITION & FESTIVAL Short videos to feature stories in the time of COVID-19
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This Squad Has Made 60,000 Masks for Vulnerable People
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And Other Things to Know From Angry Asian America. A comedian’s tour was canceled. So she started the Auntie Sewing Squad.Los Angeles comedian Kristina Wong was planning to take her new one-woman show on tour in the spring when it was suddenly canceled because of the swiftly spreading novel coronavirus. Wanting to put her time […]

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"Fight the Virus. Fight the Bias."
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And Other Things to Know From Angry Asian America. Alan Yang Teams With Ad Council To Racism Against Asians During COVID-19As we all know, there’s been a surge in racism against Asians Americans since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. To combat the wave of harassment and discrimination Tigertail director and Master of None co-creator […]

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