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Wednesday, January 13, 2016
In a new Web series, Jeremy Arambulo presents his illustrated take on a fantastical — and real — showdown between the Hollywood star and another noted martial artist.
Saturday, January 02, 2016
Amrik Singh Bal was beaten in Fresno, Calif., as he waited for a ride to work. Bal, who is Sikh, is part of a long history of attacks on Sikhs in America.
Monday, December 14, 2015
It has been delightful to see so many immigrant coming-of-age stories in American pop culture this year, but it's also time to leave the Immigrant Kid Handbook behind.
Tuesday, December 01, 2015
Remember P. Jay Sidney? Probably not, but Emily Nussbaum of The New Yorker unearthed the story of this actor and advocate's push to diversify the TV world 50 years ago.
Friday, November 13, 2015
Remember this time last year? The roster of Asian-American leads was sparse. With shows like Fresh Off The Boat, Quantico and Master of None, things are starting to look much different.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
The word "diversity" is pulling overtime this week in light of recent events on college campuses. But what does it actually mean?
Thursday, September 17, 2015
Police in Irving, Texas, have decided not to press charges against a 14-year-old boy who brought a homemade clock to school. Authorities and educators were worried it might have been a bomb.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
A 14-year-old high school student in the Dallas area is home from school Wednesday after his expulsion. Ahmed Mohamed brought a homemade clock to class on Monday, and the school phone...
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Boggs, famous for her role in helping shape the labor, civil rights and environmental movements in Detroit, has established a legacy of passionate and philosophical protest.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
In 1822, Vesey, a carpenter and former slave who bought his own freedom with lottery winnings, tried to organize what could have been the nation's biggest slave revolt.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
"Combing through mastheads and tables of contents for the names of writers who are not straight white men can make you feel crazy. And it is crazy that doing so is still necessary."
Friday, May 08, 2015
Simon Tam, the founder and bassist of The Slants, has spent six years trying to register his group's name. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says the name disparages Asians.
Friday, May 01, 2015
On Friday, Mosby announced that the death of Freddie Gray was a homicide. She is charging the city police officers with a range of offenses — including second-degree murder and manslaughter.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Here are some words from novelists, poets and rappers that folks are sharing on social media to make sense of what's going on in Baltimore.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Its fiercest critic, Eddie Huang, whose memoir inspired the show, says his life isn't recognizable in it. What's "real" or not is up for debate.
Monday, April 20, 2015
A coalition of multi-ethnic Hollywood watchdogs is pushing talent agencies to add some color to their lineups.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
K-pop — or Korean pop — makes its latest move toward the center of American pop culture with Nickelodeon's new show, Make It Pop. But beyond "Gangnam Style," how did K-pop evolve?
Friday, April 03, 2015
Overall, college students aren't enrolling in foreign language classes as much as they used to. But more people are enrolling in Korean language classes.
Monday, March 30, 2015
"I think an immigrant story can be a very large story, and that this one is very large," Tim Johnson, who directed the animated film, told Latino Voices.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Both "chop chop" and "Chinaman" have long, complicated histories, which we thought we'd surface in light of this story.