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Corporate America Still Lacks Leaders Of Color — And That’s A Problem
“Why aren’t our corporate leaders a better reflection of our diverse employees, customers and communities?”
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Asian-Americans Favored Democrats By Far In Midterms: Exit Poll
“Attacks on immigrants and racist rhetoric, increasingly aimed at Asian immigrants and Asian-Americans, had some harmful consequences for the Republican Party."
'Crazy Rich Asians' Star Henry Golding Finds Adjusting To Fame Can Be Tough
“I’ve stayed the same throughout. It’s just people’s perception of you changes.”
2 Immigrants Become First Asian-Americans Elected To New York State Senate
Taiwanese-American John Liu and Indian American Kevin Thomas will serve in the state senate.
Constance Wu, Jimmy O. Yang Don't Want Asians To Get Another C-Plus In Voting
The "Crazy Rich Asians" stars discuss in a PSA how their parents would have never approved of Asian-American voter turnout levels.
Asian-Americans Already Nailed Halloween This Year
These costumes are just scary good.
Asian-American Celebs Joke Voting Is 'Only Area We’re Underachieving’ In PSA
“Get your momma out of the free sample line at Costco” and vote, says comedian Kristina Wong.
Steven Yeun Gets Real About Asian Masculinity In Hollywood
"Who says an Asian man is not sexy?” the actor told GQ. “They might not be six foot, blond, blue eyed. But we got our s**t."
Jose Antonio Vargas: Don't Ignore Asian-Americans In Unauthorized Immigration Debate
“The history of legalization and citizenship in this country cannot be separated from the history of racism in this country and how it relates to Asian people,” Vargas, who just released a memoir, told HuffPost.
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Netflix Says 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before' Is One Of Its Most Popular Original Movies Ever
The teen romantic comedy, featuring an Asian-American heroine, was among this summer's landmark films for Asian representation in Hollywood.
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Fashion Designer Casts All Asian Models In Ads To Showcase Diversity Across Asia
Prabal Gurung's fall 2018 campaign pays homage to the diverse women of the Eastern world.
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Lucy Liu Responds To Awkwafina's Heartfelt 'SNL' Shoutout
During her monologue, the actress and rapper revealed that 18 years ago, she waited in line to see her “idol,” Liu, host the show.
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WashU Students In Group Chat: 'Why Are Asians Invading Our Study Room'
Anti-Asian comments made it into a freshman group chat.
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No, Affirmative Action Has Not Made Asian-Americans The 'New Jews'
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I literally wrote the book on the subject.
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Awkwafina Honors Lucy Liu, The Last Asian Woman To Host 'SNL' 18 Years Ago
"It totally it changed what I thought was possible for an Asian-American woman.”
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HBO Announces 'KTown,' A Dark Comedy About Los Angeles' Koreatown
Not much has been announced about it yet, but Asian-America is already psyched.
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'Fresh Off The Boat' Star Randall Park Wants More Working-Class Asian-American Stories On Screen
The "Fresh Off The Boat" star said the stories of most Asian-American and Pacific Islanders have not been told.
New 'Blue's Clues' Host Hopes To Be An Asian-American Role Model For The Next Generation
Filipino-American actor Joshua Dela Cruz's role in the Nickelodeon show could have a positive influence on young viewers' perceptions of Asian-Americans.
'Crazy Rich Asians' Star Awkwafina Will Debut As 'Saturday Night Live' Host
Fans are jazzed about the provocative rapper/actress taking the "SNL" stage.
'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."
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