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10 More Members of President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Resigned

Andrew Lam | Posted 02.18.2017 | Politics
Andrew Lam

The President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders yesterday submitted their resignations to President Trump. The main reaso...

Netflix Is Turning A Popular Web Comic Into A Korean Drama

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 01.05.2017 | Entertainment

K-drama addicts should brace themselves for a binge-fest in 2018. Netflix announced Wednesday that it will be producing its first original Korean dram...

Here's Why People Still Think Racist Asian Jokes Are Acceptable

The Huffington Post | Jessica Prois | Posted 10.07.2016 | Impact

The year was 2016. I was at one of those kitschy Brooklyn hole-in-the-walls-turned-hipster-havens when a bartender, apparently unhinged, turned to my ...

This Is Why We Celebrate Filipino American History Month

Kevin Nadal | Posted 10.06.2016 | Impact
Kevin Nadal

In 1983, the late Fred Cordova of the Filipino American National Historical Society wrote a book called Filipinos: Forgotten Asian Americans, a pictor...

LOGO-TV: Less Charming Because A Prince Isn't Finding Any Asians

Glenn Magpantay | Posted 09.20.2016 | Entertainment
Glenn Magpantay

Logo's new reality show "Finding Prince Charming" could have been a little more charming because the prince isn't able to find any Asians. It's disap...

Keanu, Tiger, Bruce And Salma: How We See 'Race'

Frank H. Wu | Posted 08.08.2016 | Black Voices
Frank H. Wu

I have always wondered why Keanu Reeves is “white” and Tiger Woods is “black,” because both are Asian. The actor and athlete, who each have ac...

To Win, Hillary Should Speak a Little Tagalog and Korean

Andrew Lam | Posted 08.03.2016 | Politics
Andrew Lam

If all politics is local, then candidate Hillary Clinton may very well need to speak a little Korean and Tagalog in order to win the 2016 presidential...

Let Me Introduce You To "Asian Fit" Glasses

Refinery29 | Posted 07.28.2016 | Style

Some people dread swimsuit shopping. Others consider the process of finding jeans that fit as enjoyable as a colonoscopy. For me, I've never not ended a session of eyeglasses shopping without choking back rage tears at the optometrist's. And, as someone who's needed glasses since the second grade (my vision finally plateaued at -7.5 in middle school), I've had a lifetime of anguish to come to the conclusion that I have a deformed head.

'Star Trek Beyond' Star Says Sulu Being Gay Is 'Super Radical'

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.25.2016 | Queer Voices

The decision to honor George Takei by portraying iconic “Star Trek” character Hikaru Sulu as a gay man in the latest big screen installment of the...

Stop Playing Politics with Immigration

Glenn Magpantay | Posted 07.06.2016 | Queer Voices
Glenn Magpantay

To say I am deeply disappointed would be an extreme understatement. We at the National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) are aggrieve...

What To Look Forward To In China's Startup Scene, And Why You Should Care

Jason Choi | Posted 07.01.2016 | Technology
Jason Choi

China presents a fascinating place for startup founders or founder-wannabes. Despite its status as the world's second largest economy, it is still considered a developing country with plenty of space for technological and social disruption.

Confronting the Whitewashing Of Disability: Interview with #DisabilityTooWhite Creator Vilissa Thompson

Sarah Blahovec | Posted 06.28.2016 | Black Voices
Sarah Blahovec

A new hashtag campaign has been making waves in the disability community and facilitating dialogue about how we see disability. #DisabilityTooWhite

Through Our Tears the Fight for Equality and Gun Control Goes On

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 06.15.2016 | Queer Voices
Peter D. Rosenstein

Saturday night in Washington, DC we celebrated with a hundred thousand members of the LGBT community and our allies; mothers, fathers, sisters and bro...

Not Your Model Minority

Jinseon Park | Posted 06.09.2016 | Teen
Jinseon Park

Can we, as a society, truly claim to be progressive while simultaneously applying outdated stereotypes and expectations to Asian Americans? The term ...

Recipe: 10 Calorie Shirataki Black Bean Sauce Jja Jang Myeon Noodles

Michelle Won | Posted 06.08.2016 | Taste
Michelle Won

In an effort to make up for some small fraction of recent diet of eating like a recently released convict, I decided to make one of my favorite Korean dishes, but without any guilt. Jjajangmyeon is a black bean sauce noodle that is salty and savory. It's usually made with pork belly and hand-pulled, hand-cut noodles. Sure, if you can afford the calories, go get the real thing.

Visiting Vietnam's National Park: Cat Tien

Kyle Le | Posted 05.11.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Kyle Le

Is a vacation that forces you to exercise really a vacation? I'm not here to bash forests or National Parks though. I actually enjoy visiting them and share that yearning to return to the brush, and that's the problem.

The Spiritual Consciousness of Marvel's Daredevil

Scott Gardner | Posted 05.06.2016 | Religion
Scott Gardner

Whenever I tell someone I study religion and comics I get a subtle head turn and then, as if on cue, "Oh, how interesting." It takes a minute, but you can see in their eyes the connections being drawn together.

Small Businesses: The Top Seven Resources to Help You Conquer Problems and Grow

Helen Callier | Posted 05.02.2016 | Business
Helen Callier

Small businesses play an important role in the United States by creating over 50% of the private jobs and by infusing hundreds of millions of dollars ...

Seriously Slurp-able Singapore Street Noodles

Food Fanatic | Posted 04.24.2016 | Taste
Food Fanatic

Looking for a noodle dish loaded with spicy flavor and easy to prepare on a weeknight? Singapore Street Noodles is a sure bet. I had the pleasure ...

Let's Warm Up With Thai Chicken Soup and Zucchini Noodles!

Food Fanatic | Posted 03.22.2016 | Taste
Food Fanatic

Thai chicken soup with zucchini noodles is a spicy, savory way to warm up your evening. The whole house is gonna smell amazing! For the past few mo...

My Surreal Experience Eating In A North Korean Restaurant

Kyle Le | Posted 03.21.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Kyle Le

Outside of North Korea, it's next to impossible to try a sampling of Pyongyang's culinary classics, unless you're in Vietnam of course. Vietnam has everything these days. With all the political issues surrounding North Korea, nobody really talks about their cuisine. But the question remains, is it good? I went to find out.

Diversity Isn't Black and White

Orlando Jones | Posted 02.26.2016 | Entertainment
Orlando Jones

As Hollywood celebrates its biggest night, I plan to lead the charge for inclusion and representation of all groups in the media. That way, in the very near future we can all look back and take pride in a banner year of diversity for everyone in our industry, regardless of race, creed, orientation, ability or gender.

The Hidden Gap Between Asian Culture and Luxury Sales

Linda Harding-Bond | Posted 12.29.2016 | Business
Linda Harding-Bond

As consumers become more knowledgeable about what other consumers are experiencing, the demands for excellent customer service increase. The vast majority of consumers say they will walk out of a store if they receive inadequate assistance from employees. Nowhere is this more impactful than in the luxury market.

Is Blasian Dating an Answer For Single Black Women? | Posted 11.12.2016 | Black Voices

Is Blasian romance the answer to Black women's dating woes? Absolutely not. But it is, at least, a fresh perspective to add to those conversations.

What Really Ties Together The Asian-American Experience

The New Yorker | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 10.21.2015 | Politics

In 1928, an Indian immigrant named Vaishno Das Bagai rented a room in San Jose, turned on the gas, and ended his life. He was thirty-seven. He had com...