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Together, we can educate the community and fight stigmas against illness and disability.

Abigail Licad | November 12, 2014 - 7:33am


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Mia Nakano LGBTQ | June 29, 2014 - 3:16pm

What might be gained -- and lost -- in taking a Western name?

Chloe Kim | February 24, 2014 - 10:45am

How do we give our children the tools to define themselves before the rest of the world does it for them?

Theresa Celebran Jones | February 19, 2014 - 9:58am

To witness Ben Ahn performing live is like sitting on the porch in the afternoon sun with your childhood best friend -- eating a cone topped with an oversized scoop of your favorite ice cream. That is to say: pure joy.  

Abigail Licad | February 18, 2014 - 8:19am

K-PoP examines the real lessons learned from the original Tiger Momma.

Ky-Phong Tran | February 17, 2014 - 10:26am

In high school I had a crush on a girl.

Sean Miura | February 14, 2014 - 11:51am

If language has cultural significance, it's significant what our culture says about language.

Arvin Temkar | February 14, 2014 - 5:07am

For the last seven years since its inception in 2006, Mr. Hyphen has been the signature event for Hyphen magazine. This year, we are re-evaluating the original purpose and goals of of Mr. Hyphen to be more intentionally inclusive.

Hyphen Events | February 12, 2014 - 1:10pm

For February, we are pleased to present an excerpt from Kirstin Chen's debut novel, Soy Sauce for Beginners, which was released by Amazon Publishing/New Harvest in January.

Kirstin Chen | February 12, 2014 - 11:31am

Dang, what’s happening over there at UCLA? Another racist, sexist anonymous letter has arrived at UCLA’s Asian American Studies Center.

Abigail Licad | February 11, 2014 - 4:28am

Most precious to Hyphen among Sukhadia’s many achievements is the rich legacy he has left as our very first Mr. Hyphen contest winner.

Abigail Licad | February 11, 2014 - 12:02am
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