Archive for October 24th, 2008

  • Bay Area APIs Oppose Prop 4

    Bay Area APIs Oppose Prop 4

    SAN FRANCISCO – Bay Area API community leaders and health care professionals who work with teens voiced opposition to Proposition 4 on October 22 at the ACLU of Northern California offices. The measure would amend the state constitution to require state-scripted notification, court hearings and […]

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  • Daily Dose: 10/24/08

    Daily Dose: 10/24/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » NY Asian Crime Gang Busted » For $2 Per Hour Restaurant Deliverymen, a $4.6 Million Judgment » Asian Pacific American Legal Center Celebrates 25th Anniversary » Global Health Leaders Convene in SF to Combat Hepatitis B Pandemic » Vietnamese Voters […]

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  • Calendar: 10/24/08

    Calendar: 10/24/08

    Filipino Historian Speaks at the Presidio EVENT: Philippine War of Independence Lecture

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  • Obama and America’s Manifest Destiny

    Obama and America’s Manifest Destiny

    Obama and America’s Manifest Destiny In a series of provocative video discussions, Ronald Takaki (author, scholar, and professor of ethnic studies at the University of California, Berkeley) will discuss important issues regarding the 2008 presidential election from a multicultural perspective. Check out this AsianWeek exclusive!

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  • Who Is The Asian American Voter?

    Who Is The Asian American Voter?

    New survey gives historic snapshot of community’s political sentiments This month, professors from Rutgers University, the University of California and the University of Southern California released the results from an ambitious project known as the National Asian American Survey. The NAAS is the first broad-based […]

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  • Women CEOs Meet C.E.O. Women

    Women CEOs Meet C.E.O. Women

    SAN JOSE- ­ Prominent women CEOs gathered on Oct. 16 to show their support for Creating Economic Opportunities for Women’s efforts to improve the livelihoods of low-income immigrant and refugee women in the Bay Area . Approximately 200 people sipped on wine and munched on […]

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  • Fook Yuen: Dim Sum in Millbrae

    Fook Yuen: Dim Sum in Millbrae

    SAN FRANCISCO — Dim sum translates as “touch the heart,” and it is easy to see why. It refers not only to the dishes, but also describes a social experience. In Asia, dim sum can be eaten for breakfast, lunch or dinner. At convenience stores, […]

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  • Asian Nights: 10/24/08

    Asian Nights: 10/24/08

    Friday, October 24 JAY TRIOPWIRE & SEN-SEI LIVE Details: Temple Nightclub, 540 Howard St., San Francisco, 10 p.m.– 4 a.m., 21+ Music: House, Hip-hop Templesf.com

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  • AsianWeek Endorsements

    AsianWeek Endorsements

    PRESIDENT Barack Obama VICE PRESIDENT Joe Biden STATE ASSEMBLY Fiona Ma (District 12)

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