Hyphen magazine - Asian American arts, culture, and politics


Writer Matthew Salesses describes why -- as a Korean adoptee -- the Radiolab 'Yellow Rain' fiasco felt deeply personal.

Matthew Salesses | Thu, Dec 13th- 2:08pm | Community, Culture, Diaspora

From November 15-17th, Baltimore hosted the Applied Research Center's 2012 Facing Race conference.  Fourteen hundred...
Nina Reyes | Fri, Dec 7th- 7:15am | Community, Culture, Diaspora, Events, Media, Networking, News & Politics, Politics, Race, Reviews, Social Issues, Social Justice

Democrats have targeted four AAPI Congressional races as "red-to-blue," or as having a good shot at transferring from Republican control. 

Nadia Hussain | Tue, Oct 30th- 10:32pm | battleground, Congress, Democrat, Election, Community, Immigration, News & Politics, Politics, Profiles, Race

Kollaboration Star 2012 features the winners from Kollaboration events across the nation vying for the title of "Kollaboration Star."  

Hyphen Biz Team | Mon, Oct 29th- 12:05pm | Clara C, Dustin Ako, Ellen Kim, Jayne Rio, Kollaboration, KT Tatara, Peter Chung, Community, Culture, Events, Music

In this Hyphen exclusive, Kao Kalia Yang shares her side of the story following Radiolab's Yellow Rain debacle.

Kao Kalia Yang | Fri, Jan 4th- 4:20pm | Community, Social Justice

Eng Yang, who was interviewed for Radiolab's controversial Yellow Rain segment, put together a message in English for the listeners who have supported him in its aftermath. Since Radiolab has yet to air Eng's message, his niece Kao Kalia Yang...

Eng Yang | Mon, Oct 22nd- 8:50pm | Community

Today is National Coming Out Day. In this International Examiner feature, Mike Chin shares his experience as a "double...

New America Media | Thu, Oct 11th- 10:36am | International Examiner, LGBTQ, Mike Chin, National Coming Out Day, New America Media, Community, Gender, Race, Social Issues

A new opinion survey released last week showed that President Barack Obama has nearly double the support of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community over challenger Mitt Romney. But surprisingly, a huge chunk of AAPIs, 32...

Lin Yang | Wed, Oct 3rd- 1:50am | Art & Design, Community, Culture, Immigration, Media, News & Politics, Politics, Race, Social Issues

Mr. Hyphen 2009, Pahole Sookkasikon, shares his memories of the vivacious and bold Janet Liang, who passed away on September 12th, 2012.

Pahole Sookkasikon | Tue, Oct 9th- 8:06am | Janet Liang, Mr. Hyphen, Pahole Sookkasikon, Community

One of the earliest inspirations behind the DREAM Act shares her story.

Jenny Lee | Wed, Sep 19th- 8:30am | Chicago, DREAM Act, DREAMers movement, Education, Illinois, Tereza Lee, Activism, Community, Diaspora, Immigration, Profiles, Social Justice

Syndicate content

Current Issue: 28

The R/Evolution Issue

We're talkin' 'bout a revolution! Our latest issue features key revolutionaries Grace Lee Boggs and Yuri Kochiyama, along with grassroots movements happening today.


Current Hyphen Magazine Issue

Hyphen Email Updates

Be Our Friend

Facebook Twitter YouTube Flickr



Lenox Butterfly Collection