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Netflix “The Healing Powers of Dude”  Actress Sophie Kim
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Recently, the Netflix TV series ‘The Healing Powers of Dude” premiered: “Meet Noah, he’s an 11-year-old with social anxiety disorder starting middle school. School can be tough, but with the help of his emotional support dog, Dude, plus his friends and family, maybe it can be less scary. The Healing Powers of Dude arrives January […]

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Casting Call Seeks Actress to Play Anna May Wong
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Things to Know From Angry Asian America “Must be able to carry a tune.”I’ve been seeing this casting call passed around, looking for someone to play screen icon Anna May Wong in the upcoming Paramount Pictures film Babylon: “ANNA MAY WONG: aged 30-40’s; Chinese-American; based on the real person, Anna May is a dynamic singer/actress […]

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This letter claims there’s a Coronavirus outbreak. It’s fake.
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Tell your relatives to stop spreading bullshit on Facebook. Today in Coronavirus-related racism: a fake letter, purporting to be from an official with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, has been circulating on email and Facebook regarding a supposed Coronavirus outbreak in the South Bay region of Southern California. This is 100% not […]

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Asian American Commercial Watch: Nike’s Lunar New Year Ad – ‘The Great Chase’
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When I first saw this Nike ad for the Chinese New Year in China, I loved it. It brought back many memories of my father fighting over a bill with others at a Chinese restaurant. As noted in this article: “The ad, which was released just before the Year of The Rat kicks off on […]

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When Racist Stereotypes Spread Like the Coronavirus
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Things to Know From Angry Asian America Family Claims They Were Racially Stereotyped Over Coronavirus ConcernsWith news of the recent coronavirus outbreak in China, the racist stereotyping has begun! In Washington state, an Asian American family who approached a sample table while shopping at Costco says they were asked “if they came from China” and […]

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"Ching Chang Chong": Piers Morgan Mocks Chinese on Live TV
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Things to Know From Angry Asian America Piers Morgan’s response to royal’s Chinese ad sparks outcryHey look! It’s Piers Morgan being a racist asshole on live TV! The Good Morning Britain host was talking about Peter Phillips (I just learned that this is Queen Elizabeth’s grandson) starring in a Chinese commercial for Jersey Fresh Milk, […]

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There’s a New Bruce Lee Documentary Premiering at Sundance
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Things to Know From Angry Asian America Be WaterI can’t make it to the Sundance Film Festival this year, but one of the films I’m dying to see is the premiere of the Bruce Lee documentary Be Water, directed Bao Nguyen. The film focuses on the legendary martial artist’s rise to superstardom in the years […]

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#APAHM For This Month – Again – Be Naked
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While running around yelling “HAN LIVES YOU FUCKERS!!!!!”. F & F is the only mythical lore I love? Not completely true but you get the picture… Be naked. Yell. Believe in the lore you love.

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Fire Destroys Thousands of Chinatown Museum Artifacts
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Things to Know From Angry Asian America 85,000 Pieces From Beloved Chinatown Museum Likely Destroyed in FireOfficials at the Museum of Chinese in America said Friday evening that thousands of historic and artistic items it had carefully collected and curated over decades were most likely lost after a fire tore through New York’s Chinatown building […]

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