Archive for April 14th, 2008

  • Daily Dose: 04/14/08

    Daily Dose: 04/14/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » JACL Applauds Passage of Bill Expanding Minidoka Monument » Sikh Graduate Student Falls Victim to Texas Hate Attack » CNN’s Racist Comments » Thai Boxer Wins Calif. Golden Gloves Tournament » ImaginAsian Entertainment and Adlabs Films Sign Partnership Agreement » […]

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  • Anniversaries: 10 and 30

    Anniversaries: 10 and 30

    This month marks my 10th year as an AsianWeek columnist and my 30th year as a regular contributor to Asian Pacific American community journalism. I have a yellowed cover from the June 8, 1978, New York Nichibei on my shelf, which represents the first time […]

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  • And the Show Goes On …

    And the Show Goes On …

    As I write this, the Olympic torch has landed in San Francisco, under wraps and in darkness. Judging from last week’s torch lighting ceremony in Greece, the loud demonstrations in London and utter chaos in Paris that forced the Chinese officials to cancel the last

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  • Learning From The Lavender Bloodbath

    Learning From The Lavender Bloodbath

    ONCE AND FUTURE KING: The API Legislative Caucus Institute — chaired by Assemblyman Ted Lieu, run by consultant Pam Cheuh, and founded by AsianWeek columnist and APA political godmom Maeley Tom — will honor Rep. Mike Honda, D-San Jose, with the 2008

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