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In her longstanding artistic practice, Hawai’i-based artist Gaye Chan has created work across a spectrum of mediums and venues. Whether working through photography, the vegetables from her garden...

Weston Teruya | Wed, Jan 2nd- 10:42pm | Q+A, Art & Design, Community, Online Exclusive, Issue 25: Generation - Spring 2012, Photography

At Ground Level

For three years, the Hep B Project has worked to provide education, screening and vaccinations across Alameda County. The disease unequally impacts the Asian American and Pacific Islander community: one in 10 will contract the disease, compared...

Jason Cham | Mon, May 14th- 11:51pm | Community, Health, Issue 25: Generation - Spring 2012, Health & Environment

National party committees have pegged California's 39th district as "solidly Republican," but Jay Chen, who is running for Congress as a Democrat, sees a path to victory that draws heavily on his multicultural background.

Lin Yang | Mon, May 14th- 10:16am | 2012 elections, Blogger Column, california, Congress, House, Los Angeles, Taiwanese, Community, Immigration, Media, News & Politics, Politics, Profiles, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

Councilmember Marion Barry has made yet another upsetting comment about the Asian American community. Despite an interest in meeting with the Ambassador of the Philippines, will Barry remain unapologetic?

Kat Lucero | Thu, May 3rd- 7:01am | Activism, Community, Gender, Immigration, Media, News & Politics, Politics, Race, Social Issues, University/Academics

San Franciscans mourn the closing of the historic Sam Wo restaurant last Friday, but could there be hope for a re-opening?

New America Media | Fri, Apr 27th- 12:17pm | Chinatown, restaurant, sam wo, san francisco, Community, Food

Washington, DC, celebrates the 100th anniversary of Tokyo's gift of 3,000 cherry trees as a symbol of friendship between the US and Japan. But in the midst of the festivities, let's not forget our darker history.

Victoria Yue | Wed, Apr 11th- 1:02pm | Japanese internment, National Cherry Blossom Festival, World War II, Community, Culture, Diaspora, Events, History, Politics, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

How important should equal representation be in the crafting blogosphere?

Theresa Celebra... | Wed, Apr 4th- 10:25am | Blogger Column, scrapbooking, Community

Basketball, anyone? A lifetime player remembers Asian League.


Alyctra Matsushita | Mon, Apr 2nd- 12:05pm | Asian League, basketball, Friends of Richard, Community, Culture, Sports

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