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KIWA is unifying voices in the call for labor rights and dignity.

Brady Collins | Wed, Jan 28th- 9:21am | KIWA, Koreatown, Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance, Roy Choi, Activism, Community, Politics, Social Issues, Social Justice

Like many Korean adoptees, I grew up in a liberal, white family, in a predominantly white town, and came of age during the years of neoliberal multiculturalism in the 1980s to 1990s.

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Nicky Sa-eun Sc... | Sat, Jan 24th- 4:20pm | Adoption, Korean adoptees, transracial adoption, white, Community, Race

Hyphen is collaborating with NPR's Latino USA to explore Latino-Asian intersections and foster solidarity. Submit now! 

Abigail Licad | Wed, Nov 12th- 10:20am | Blogger Column, Latino USA, Race & Culture, Activism, Community, Culture, Essay, History, Politics, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

Beauty has a language all its own, and every culture speaks a different dialect. In Taiwan, my temporary home, navigating the impossible beauty standards can feel as dangerous as weathering the typhoon season. 

Yue Sherry Yuan | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:50am | Health, Race & Culture, Community, Culture, Race

Vishavjit Singh, creator of the popular Sikhtoons, shares a story and cartoon about complicated identities.

Vishavjit Singh | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:49am | Art & Design, Comics, Community, Culture, Essay, News & Politics, Race

Artist and media justice activist Betty Yu examines the impact the end of Net Neutrality -- aka the Open Internet -- will have on communities of color, grassroots organizations, and even independent, volunteer-run publications like Hyphen.

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Betty Yu | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:49am | FCC, Internet Freedom, Net Neutrality, Open Internet, Tom Wheeler, Business & Tech, Community, Media, Social Justice

Hyphen columnist Theresa Celebran Jones considers how to help her children recognize injustice and stand in solidarity with others.

Theresa Celebra... | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:51am | Blogger Column, kids, solidarity, Community, News & Politics, Parenthood, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

In light of the upcoming memorials for human rights activist Yuri Kochiyama, artist Taiyo Na reflects on Yuri, 2Pac (Tupac Shakur) and Movement interconnectedness.

Taiyo Na | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:49am | 2Pac, Ferguson, Pac, social justice, Tupac Shakur, Yuri Kochiyama, Activism, Community, Social Justice

Artists at Play, a Los Angeles-based theatre collective, seeks to increase visibility of Asian American actors, artists, and playwrights.

Nicole Soojung ... | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:49am | Community, Culture, Performing Arts, Race

Akemi Johnson considers the legacy of internment within her family.

Akemi Johnson | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:49am | Community, Culture, Diaspora, Essay, History, Race

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