Archive for October 3rd, 2013

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    LGBT Rights Are AAPI Rights

          By Rep. Mike Honda (D-Calif.) It is no secret that I am a strong supporter of equal rights for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.  Sometimes people ask me why.  I know that often there is a question behind the question:  […]

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    AARP Community Ambassador Gen. Tony Taguba Launches Asian Ad Campaign During Filipino Heritage Month

      Washington, D.C. – AARP recently launched its first national Asian American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) advertising campaign featuring key community leaders Tony Taguba, Ginny Gong and Floyd Mori.  Created by DAE Advertising, AARP’s Asian advertising agency of record, the ads will run in prominent Asian American, Chinese and Filipino […]

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    AsianWeek Community Calendar

    AsianWeek Community Calendar  October Bay Area Events     O C T O B E R  E V E N T S APATURE ’13 This October, Kearny Street Workshop (KSW), after a four-year hiatus welcomes back APAture, its 12th signature arts festival. APAture examines the work of emerging Bay […]

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    Wedding Palace – First Asian American Romantic Comedy Now in Theaters

        An indie trailblazer, WEDDING PALACE was the first Asian American romantic comedy and family movie to open in U.S. theaters on Sept. 27 in New York, Los Angeles and Hawaii. Produced with the support of the Los Angeles Koreatown business community, Korean corporations […]

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  • College Board member Lawrence Wong's swan song


      With SF City College trying to emerge out of its accreditation deep doo-doo, College Board member Lawrence Wong will end his 20 years by not running for 2014 re-election after successfully shepherding construction of the Chinatown campus. He hasn’t groomed someone, although he’s urged the Chinese American Democratic Club to […]

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