Archive for October 29th, 2008

  • Daily Dose: 10/29/08

    Daily Dose: 10/29/08

    » Asian Obama Campaign Worker Allegedly Attacked » Former Assistant Surgeon General Endorses Obama » Amerasia and AAPI Nexus Journals Go Online » Mayor Newsom Reappoints Frank Fung to Board of Appeals » Kung Pao Kosher Comedy Presents A Night of Stand Up » SoMa Health Center & PMSTA Present ‘Love […]

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  • Random Thoughts on the Election

    Random Thoughts on the Election

    Here are some random thoughts as the nation enters the final week before Election Day on Nov. 4: * APA groups are conducting exit poll surveys in many states on Election Day. To help or find out more, contact the Asian American Legal Defense and […]

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  • Maya Lin: Translating Nature Through Art

    Maya Lin: Translating Nature Through Art

    The best way to experience Systematic Landscapes, the latest art installation by celebrated artist and sculptor Maya Lin, is to turn off the cell phone, turn on the senses, and take a slow walk through space and time. Best known for her Vietnam Veterans Memorial […]

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  • A Look at The City’s Candidates

    A Look at The City’s Candidates

    The Oct. 17 issue profiled the Asian American candidates on the San Francisco ballot. Here are three more. Name: Conchita Applegate Occupation: Corporate Relocations Consultant Running For: California State Assembly, 12th District Qualifications:

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  • Chiu’s $30 Million Axis of Evil

    Chiu’s $30 Million Axis of Evil

    With next Tuesday’s political tsunami, we’ll find out if turnouts generated by the Obama campaign or Proposition 8 (which would eliminate same-sex marriages in the state) buoy or bog down ticket races. In the District 3 (Chinatown/North Beach) race for supervisor, there is no gray […]

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  • Daily Dose: 10/28

    Daily Dose: 10/28

    » New Visa Waiver for South Koreans Hopes to Boost Economy » NAPCA Helpline Celebrates 4th Anniversary » Tai Chi Tackles Knee Osteoarthritis » Chinatown/North Beach Campus Groundbreaking » Ed Lee and Local Officials Address Challenges to 2010 Census Operations in Bay Area » Filipino […]

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