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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

Latinos, who are positioned by mainstream discourse as “the immigrant community,” are 36% foreign born but are contrasted by Asian Americans, whose population is actually 60% foreign born.

Ben de Guzman | June 26, 2014 - 11:40am

The next Kollaboration San Francisco event will take place on August 23, 2014 at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music.

Arvin Temkar | June 24, 2014 - 10:10am

The ETS and the College Board approved, printed, and distributed a racist commemorative t-shirt at this year's AP World History exam grading in Salt Lake City.

Hannah Kim | June 23, 2014 - 11:39am

David Mura tells Hyphen about his writing process, what first prompted his interest in Asian American issues, and why it is important for writers of color to take ownership of their identities.

Joyce Chen | June 18, 2014 - 11:57pm

In his latest collection of poems, The Last Incantations, Mura extends themes that have always been his obsession, but also extends the reach of his own poetics.

Roy Kamada | June 18, 2014 - 11:34pm

Diane Fujino, author of Yuri Kochiyama's biography Heartbeat of Struggle, shares memories of her longtime friend and mentor -- and why Yuri's vision remains as vital as ever.

Diane C. Fujino | June 18, 2014 - 9:58am

Rachel Rostad spoke with author Grace Jung about her new novel, Deli Ideology.

Rachel Rostad | June 17, 2014 - 9:53am

Hyphen staff share memories, interview excerpts, and reflections on the legacy of this deeply generous, fiercely dedicated, and dearly beloved leader.

Hyphen | June 12, 2014 - 2:26pm

The first time I heard about Danny Chen, I thought, “Not another Vincent Chin.” Chen, 19, was the target of racial abuse and attacks by his fellow soldiers, while their superiors in the Army turned a blind eye.

Winnie Tam Hung | June 8, 2014 - 3:03pm

For June, we bring you two previously unpublished poems by Eugenia Leigh, whose debut collection, Blood, Sparrows and Sparrows, will be published by Four Way Books in October. 

Eugenia Leigh | June 3, 2014 - 8:50am
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