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Community & Social

A resource list for the Asian American community to do our part in dismantling anti-Black racism.
A conversation with sociologist Pawan Dhingra
From meal services to infosheets and masks, organizations are stepping up to help Koreatown's OG residents
I know this sounds like a hyperbolic way of speaking. Believe me, I wish it were.
A review of Mulan Before the Sword by Grace Lin

Arts & Culture

"But fear is worse than being belittled. Fear is — risky."
A resource list for the Asian American community to do our part in dismantling anti-Black racism.
A list of Black writers, theorists and activists who have educated, challenged and inspired us through their fiction, children's books, nonfiction and poetry
My mother and I grew comfortable with the ease of our recycling routine, like how the lids gently flipped open to reveal the potential of money. We didn’t notice the patrol car crawling toward us one day until the police officer tapped on my mother’s shoulder, clearing his throat.
Curated for National Poetry Month as part of "When did you first recognize me as your own?: A Folio of Undocupoets Fellows"

News & Politics

A resource list for the Asian American community to do our part in dismantling anti-Black racism.
From meal services to infosheets and masks, organizations are stepping up to help Koreatown's OG residents
A message and list of resources courtesy of our network organization, AACRE 
The roots of Indian America's conservative politics — and how other Indian diasporas may point to possible alternatives.
Lynn, Massachusetts is home to the third-largest Cambodian American population in the country. 28-year old Cinda Danh could become their first Asian American city councilor.
"I often wonder what King Kalākaua would think of today ... How would he understand the observatories, set to study the heavens at the cost of the gods?" Contributor Madelyn McKeague walks us through the history that led to today's fight to protect the sacred site.
To understand her story, we have to go back to the beginning of Asian immigration exclusion.

More Recent Posts

Some of our favorite things from the Asian American community that we discovered this year!
Karissa Chen - December 26, 2019
Photo of woman holding a wine glass
A closer look at the science and evolutionary advantage of Asian flush
Adrien Burch - December 25, 2019
“We have some good news and some bad news."
Bassam Sidiki - December 12, 2019
"He had left his country in haste and hope, and didn’t want to taste the regret..."
Stephanie Hsu - December 2, 2019
The roots of Indian America's conservative politics — and how other Indian diasporas may point to possible alternatives.
Shivani Parikh - November 26, 2019
"It’s against the rules to talk about the things that hurt me."
Steffi Sin - November 11, 2019
I like to think that the first nausea was a haunting visited upon me by my Sindhi Hindu ancestors, many of whom were seafaring merchants.
Bassam Sidiki - November 4, 2019
Lynn, Massachusetts is home to the third-largest Cambodian American population in the country. 28-year old Cinda Danh could become their first Asian American city councilor.
Lacy Lew Nguyen Wright - October 23, 2019

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