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April's Way -- An Indie Short Film Remembering the 1992 L.A. Riots

Jarad Barr | Posted 11.04.2015 | Entertainment
Jarad Barr

Racial tension continues to be a complicated social issue impacting the real world. Police brutality, gun violence and social injustice remain nightly news stories that simply offer explanations and assumptions, not resolutions.

After Iran: A Deal With North Korea?

John Feffer | Posted 08.12.2015 | World
John Feffer

If international relations obeyed the rules of logic, the United States and North Korea would be sitting down right now to work out their differences.

Group Says Japan's Prime Minister Can Address Congress If He Acknowledges WW2 Past

Reuters | David Brunnstrom | Posted 03.19.2015 | World

WASHINGTON, March 19 (Reuters) - An organization for former U.S. prisoners of the Japanese and a Korean-American forum say Japanese Prime Minister Shi...

A Young Global Leader at Johns Hopkins

Jim Luce | Posted 03.21.2015 | Good News
Jim Luce

Seal-Bin Han, 19, is an inventor, entrepreneur and philanthropic Korean-American who will receive our foundation's coveted 2014 Luce Leadership Award ...

This Woman Took Caregiving To The Next Level -- And Helps Thousands

John Tarnoff | Posted 09.17.2014 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

Baby Boomers are often caught in a difficult bind. Many of us are still in the process of launching our kids out into the real world after high school or college, while also confronting the health care needs of our aging parents. Some of us not only rise to these challenges, but go a few steps further to turn our experience into an opportunity to help others.

Honoring Our 'Forgotten Heroes'

Hannah Kim | Posted 09.16.2013 | Impact
Hannah Kim

Afraid that many young people like me might not be aware, I am writing to invite them to salute America's 1.8 million-plus "Forgotten Heroes" as our nation commemorates the 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice Day on July 27.

Jason Cherkis

No Confidence Vote: Confusion, Intimidation Reigned At Polls | Jason Cherkis | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Election Day, Leo Kim, 34, drove a group of elderly Korean Americans to the polls in Annandale, Va., a Washington suburb. They quickl...

The Fiber of Our Multi-Faceted American Tapestry

Dana Tai Soon Burgess | Posted 04.27.2012 | DC
Dana Tai Soon Burgess

When people attack Asian Americans -- whether physically or verbally -- or any minority group, or that matter, the entire community suffers.

Intense, Ironic, Iconic: Hahn-Bin Takes Joe's Pub at The Public

Jim Luce | Posted 02.12.2012 | Arts
Jim Luce

Hahn-Bin is the ultimate perfectionist. The theater manager confided to me the musician had arrived ten hours before the concert to prepare -- to get everything just right. And just right it was.

No eHarmony With Asian Men

Sunil Adam | Posted 08.08.2011 | World
Sunil Adam

No one would want to be in the shoes of a black man in America. That is a given. Having the highest incarceration and unemployment rates, not to menti...

Sarah Palin Not Hot Like Kimchi

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

New America Media reports that Korean-American voters are not feeling Sarah Palin. One reason for this? They're not impressed by her performance in her most touted role to date--being a Mom.