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Vote for J.J. for ‘Beachbody Challenge’ – First Asian Male Finalist!
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My friend JJ asked me to help spread the word on voting for him for the “Beachbody Challenge”: “Hi! I’m JJ. I’m the first Asian guy to ever make it to the Finals of the Beachbody Challenge, from the company behind some famous work-out programs like P90X and Insanity. Throughout this past year, Asian Americans […]

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21 Asian American And Pacific Islander Eateries Around Los Angeles That You Need To Visit While You're In Town
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From sweet to savory, fill your stomach with these mouthwatering dishes! View Entire Post ›

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H.A.G.S. (Have A Good Summer), a short documentary by Sean Wang
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I stumbled upon Sean Wang’s short documentary ‘H.A.G.S.’ an opinion piece in the New York Times (with support from the Sundance Institute) and although it was supposed to be about “adulthood,” it turned out to be much more meaningful and nuanced.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by sean s. wang […]

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“Racist, Sexist Boy” by the Linda Lindas:  A Song for the Asian American Pandemic Experience
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A little while before we went into lockdown, a boy in my class came up to me and said that his dad told him to stay away from Chinese people. After I told him that I was Chinese, he backed away from me. Eloise and I wrote this song based on that experience. – Mila […]

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How One Queer Asian American Photographer In The South Is Making Some Of The Best Art Of His Generation
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“I’m making work for people who look like me and people who are so tired of these systems. We’re the next generation.” View Entire Post ›

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They Call Us Bruce 126: They Call Us The Asian Superhero Celebration
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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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36 Highly Recommended Science Fiction And Fantasy Books From AAPI Authors
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Featuring folklore, magic, dystopias, and more — these SFF novels are perfect reads for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and beyond. View Entire Post ›

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Gorgeous Portraits Capture The Untold History Of Asian Americans In The Mississippi Delta
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“I think a lot of these people are now, like, third or fourth generation, which is a very different experience from, say, a Korean person coming to the States in the ‘70s.” View Entire Post ›

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AACW: Andrew Yang for Mayor of NYC: ‘Hope Is on the Way’
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Back in January, former Democratic presidential candidate announced his candidacy for the Mayor of New York City. I was pre-occupied with personal matters at the time, so I didn’t blog about it. The mayoral primary election is less than two months – June 22nd. This will be the first New York City mayoral election primaries […]

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Yup – It’s our month. Time to get naked and run around the block again
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Yeah – same thing. Over and over. Do whatever you want to do. Get naked, eat what you want, and pretty much do anything to anyone simply because it’s our month and we deserve it. And while normally I might have something to say about still being the chinky and oppressed MFs – I will […]

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