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'Asian Bachelorette' Is Back, And We're Convinced This Needs To Be A Real Show
It wouldn't be "Asian Bachelorette" without a karaoke one-on-one.
Racist Driver To Asian Woman: 'You're Illegals Crossing The Border'
“She’s Asian, she can’t see ― that’s why she can’t drive,” the driver allegedly also said.
Why Ronny Chieng Of 'The Daily Show' Is The Hero Asian America Needs
Perhaps unintentionally, the funny guy has emerged a champion for the Asian immigrant community.
It's A Cultural Moment For Asian Representation – As Long As You're Light Skinned
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Hollywood is making strides, but let’s not overlook the folks outside the margins — the ones who look like me.
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Harvard University Discriminates Against Asian-Americans: Justice Department
By MARIA DANILOVA, COLLIN BINKLEY and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press
The department sided with a lawsuit filed against the Ivy League school over how it considers race in its admissions policy.
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Nicole Bilderback, The Asian Friend Of ’90s Teen Comedies, Is Ready To Kick Your Ass
"I wish all this was happening back when I was starting out. I mean, wouldn’t that be great, in an ideal world?"
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Chrissy Teigen Shares Why 'Crazy Rich Asians' Meant So Much To Her
"You never know how much you miss being represented on screen until you actually see what it’s like to be represented."
I'm A Lower-Income Asian-American, And Comprehensive Review Helped Me Get Into College
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Policies that considered only test scores would have denied me the opportunity to be the first in my family to graduate from college.
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With The Success Of 'Asian August,' It's Your Move, Hollywood
From "Crazy Rich Asians" to "Searching" to "Kim's Convenience," this month in pop culture boasts a range of productions about Asians.
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10 'Crazy Rich Asians' Culturally Nuanced Moments That Speak Directly To Asian Viewers
A look at some of the cultural references you might be wondering about.
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'Crazy Rich Asians' Isn't About White People, Which Is Why They Should See It
Hollywood helps shape how we see people, and for too long, it's fed us stereotypical depictions of Asians.
Report: I'm In Love With Netflix's 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before'
I would marry this movie, maybe, or at least go steady with it for a while. Sure, the rom-com has its flaws, but hey, no partner is perfect.
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In All 36 Years Of My Life, I've Never Felt As 'Seen' As I Did Watching 'Crazy Rich Asians'
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I get to see a whole movie full of people who look like me being human beings.
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21 Tweets That Sum Up Why 'Crazy Rich Asians' Matters So Much To So Many
What a time to be alive as an Asian-American.
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'Crazy Rich Asians' Director Jon M. Chu On His Journey To Reclaim His Identity
“It’s been a long process to come to terms with why do I feel that way. Where does this ... sort of shame about who you are come from?”
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For Young Jean Lee, Being Broadway's First Female Asian-American Playwright Is 'Sad'
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But the "Straight White Men" writer says she's "glad that door is open now."
Sarah Jeong, New York Times Editorial Board Member, Has A Right To Be Angry
And the Times' defense of Jeong tells Asian-Americans our anger is merited.
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Constance Wu Reflects On Significance Of 'Crazy Rich Asians' In Raw Post
The movie, she wrote, is expanding the idea of what a lead actor looks like.
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Welcome To The Summer Of Asian-American Rom Coms
Nancy Wang Yuen
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"Crazy Rich Asians" and "To All The Boys I've Loved Before" will help make Asian-American women feel seen on the screen.
‘Monstress’ Writer Marjorie Liu Becomes First Woman To Win Top Comic Book Award
The Asian-American author took home the Eisner Award for a comic book series that centers women and characters of color.
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Asians Now Have The Largest Income Gap In America
Smashing another stereotype, a new study shows that Asians are the "most economically divided" group in the U.S.
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U.S. Punishes Laos And Myanmar Over Dispute On Deporting Their Citizens
“This administration continues to act like a spoiled child who wants everything,” said the leader of Asian Americans Advancing Justice AAJC.
FYI, Steven Yeun Does Not Play Every Asian Role In Hollywood
“Everybody thinks I play all the Asian people on television. They think I play all of them.”
How This Magazine Cover Sent A Man On A Journey To Find His Queer Asian Elders
“We’ve been around for a long time, and there aren’t any contradictions to being both queer and Asian.”
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As A Queer Indian-American Christian, This Priest Had To Create Her Own Path
"To defy authority in Asian-American cultures can feel like denying God," said Rev. Winnie Varghese. "But it's in the Bible that we are created in the image of God."
Joel Kim Booster On Finding The Comedy In Hurtful Queer Asian Male Stereotypes
"No matter what you do, you’re pathologized as a gay that’s trying to act masculine or an Asian trying to be masculine."
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