Hyphen magazine - Asian American arts, culture, and politics


A Different World

Here are the experiences of three Asian Americans who attended HBCUs in search of a unique experience in higher education.

Nicole Wong | Thu, Jun 20th- 2:10pm | African American, college admissions, Education, HBCUs, Community, Culture, Diaspora, Featurette, Issue 26: The South - Spring 2013, Race, University/Academics

We are heartbroken. Jessica Lum, an award-winning journalist and former photo editor at Hyphen, died of a rare cancer on January 13, 2013. She was 25.

Hyphen | Tue, Mar 19th- 10:51am | hyphen staff, jessica lum, Community, Hyphen Updates, Photography

"I had a great life but I must leave." These were the last words written by David Q. Phan, a 14-year-old Vietnamese American junior high school student from Taylorsville, Utah, before he committed suicide. A grieving family -- and multiple...

Terry K Park | Fri, Jan 25th- 1:15pm | Blogger Column, bullying, queer, suicide, Utah, vietnamese americans, Activism, Business, Community, News & Politics, Politics, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

The 2012 election revealed that although Muslims are voting, they are not organized to the degree in which they can advocate for policies that protect and benefit their communities.

Nadia Hussain | Fri, Dec 28th- 10:06am | Election, Muslims, Activism, Community, Diaspora, Immigration, News & Politics, Politics, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

Hyphen's Ivan Natividad pays homage to the courage and compassion of Senator Daniel K. Inouye.

Ivan V. Natividad | Fri, Dec 21st- 7:45pm | Community, Politics

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

Matthew Salesses | Thu, Dec 13th- 3:08pm | 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- 8:15am | 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- 11:32pm | 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- 1:05pm | 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- 5:20pm | Community, Social Justice

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