News and Politics

As tensions with North Korea continue to rise, Korean American voices are often left out of the conversation. Hyphen presents twelve responses to the ongoing crisis.
Franny Choi
September 18, 2017
Adele Pham
December 29, 2015
After years of silence, an ongoing oral history project preserves the stories of Cambodian American women who survived the 1970s genocide.
Rosalie Chan
February 15, 2018
"There needs to be a recognition that we are different—not in a way that is separatist, but in a way that affirms the unique stories, trauma and experiences of our culturally specific groups."
Zahir Janmohamed
January 30, 2018
For the 120,000 Asian Americans eligible for the program, model minority pressures run high.
Nancy Huang
October 20, 2017
19 organizations unite to combat hate incidents — but they vary on their stance on what role police should play
Franny Choi
August 17, 2017
How the BBC #Notthenanny interview can help us confront and address implicit bias
Khin Mai Aung
March 14, 2017
Jeff Sessions with granddaughter, CSPAN screencap
Family and friends are no substitute for words, deeds, and policy
Russell Chun and Khin Mai Aung
January 26, 2017
Peter Yew Police Brutality Protests (In front of New York City Supreme Court)
Mobilizing Early Asian America
Ryan Lee Wong
January 8, 2017
Asian Americans see redemption in the redefined, outspoken ‘model minorities’
Angie Chuang
September 1, 2016
Illustration of Scott Kurashige and Grace Lee Boggs

Grace Lee Boggs and Scott Kurashige in conversation about Detroit, post-industrial America and radical activism in the 21st century

Scott Kurashige
February 5, 2016