- Statement Condemning Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto’s Comment that World WarII Sex Slavery by the Military was “Necessary”
- Foodie Heaven at the Asian Heritage Street Celebration
- AHSC Health Screenings Part of National Hepatitis Testing Day
- Potstickers: The Pipeline
- Telltale Signs: “Why are there so many Filipino nurses in the US?”
Archive for August 24th, 2008
Posted on August 24, 2008 | No CommentsBeijing Olympic Games Augut 8, 2008 – August 24, 2008 After building up expectations for an historic Beijing Olympic Games, host country China was knocked on its heels after worldwide protests over Tibet, and last minute fears about environmental pollution. But no major problems developed,...
Posted on August 24, 2008 | No CommentsFirst-time Olympic host China topped the gold-medal chart with one of the most dominating and diverse performances ever. But the United States, Britain and other nations also celebrated, as Olympic medals were spread out to more winning nations than in any other Olympic Games.
Posted on August 24, 2008 | No Comments2008 Olympic Medal Count Gold Silver Bronze Total COUNTRY United States 36 38 36 110 China 51 21 28 100 South Korea 13 10 8 31 Japan 9 6 10 25 Kazakhstan 2 4 7 13 North Korea 2 1 3 6 Uzbekistan 1 2...
Posted on August 24, 2008 | No CommentsChiang captures national spotlight: State Controller John Chiang’s heroic efforts to protect the wages of state employees during the budget battle have drawn national attention. Already considered a rising star in California’s Democratic Party, Chiang’s visibility on the national scene will rise when he joins...
Posted on August 24, 2008 | No CommentsSAN FRANCISCO — Over 150 real estate professionals gathered to share ideas and refer businesses to one another at a July 24 mixer of the Chinese Real Estate Association of America at Sinbad’s Pier 2 Restaurant. “Networking in this type of real estate market is...
Letters to the Editor: Giving Credit Where It’s Due, Forgotten Internments, Eric Mar and JROTC, Crossing Oceans, Bashing BashirPosted on August 24, 2008 | No CommentsGiving Credit Where It’s Due “The jaw-dropping spectacle of the Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony” has all to do with China and nothing to do with Asian Americans—the credit all goes to China (Editorial, August 15). It has more to do with pride for Chinese Americans....