Archive for March 30th, 2007

  • Dolar Poised to become Chicago’s First APA Alderman

    Dolar Poised to become Chicago’s First APA Alderman

    CHICAGO, Ill. – Naisy Dolar is poised to become the Chicago City Council’s first Alderman of Asian Pacific American descent and, at 34, the council’s youngest member. She won run-off status in the February primary in a cliffhanger of a race and now faces 50th […]

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  • Honda Calls for Tillman Hearings

    Honda Calls for Tillman Hearings

    WASHINGTON D.C. – Requesting a House Armed Services Committee hearing, Rep. Mike Honda (D-Calif.) this week joined the growing chorus of questions surrounding the Pentagon’s report regarding the death of former NFL player Pat Tillman, an Army Ranger serving in Afghanistan.

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  • The Shameless Hilton Hotel

    The Shameless Hilton Hotel

    In 1971, after I returned from Peace Corps Kenya, I taught English as a Second Language to Chinatown adult immigrants. After working all day, my students started studying at 6 p.m., and after class walked or took the bus home. Today Chinatown residents and workers […]

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