Archive for October 26th, 2007

  • Gala to Raise Money For Nonprofits: Call for organizations to become beneficiaries

    Gala to Raise Money For Nonprofits: Call for organizations to become beneficiaries

    SAN FRANCISCO — The new nonprofit Legacy Through Giving will host a fund-raiser next spring, benefiting community groups with limited resources. Founded by husband and wife Michael W. Chan and Macy Mak Chan of the MM Foundation, the group will provide the production, fashion, entertainment […]

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  • Uncle Bob Jindal: Man of No Color

    Uncle Bob Jindal: Man of No Color

    The politics of color is changing in America. For people of color, the best path to success may be to become a “person of no color.” I caution people in evaluating the apparent success of Bobby Jindal. Jindal, the first Indian American in U.S. history […]

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  • Jindal Elected Governor of La.

    Jindal Elected Governor of La.

    Republican U.S. Rep. Bobby Jindal was elected governor of Louisiana on Oct. 20 to become the first Indian American to lead a U.S. state. Jindal, 36, is the Oxford-educated son of Indian immigrants, as well as the youngest governor in the U.S. and the first […]

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  • Nation Briefs

    Nation Briefs

    ‘Korean Quarterly’ Fund-Raiser EVENT: Tenth anniversary community outreach celebration and fund-raiser DESCRIPTION: Korean American performances, silent auction, Korean War photo exhibit. DETAILS: $25-$30, Oct. 27, 2 – 6 p.m., Christiansen Center, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, Minn. CONTACT: (651) 771-8164, koreanquarterly.org

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  • A Disaster Made In China

    A Disaster Made In China

    I’ve got good news and bad news about that bridge in Ohio. The good news: we can replace it for only $1 million. The bad news? It’s made in China. It is amazing to wait for the next story about something made in China. It’s […]

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  • Arts Briefs

    Arts Briefs

    Asian Comedy Night EVENT: Presented by Contemporary Asian Theater Scene

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