Archive for October 28th, 2013

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    First Online Coming Out Resource For LGBT APIs Has Launched

      Los Angeles, Calif.  – API Equality-LA, a non-profit organization that advocates for equal marriage rights and fair treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the Los Angeles Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community, has recently launched Q&A Space (, a coming […]

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  • From left to right: Philippine Deputy Consul General Jaime Ramon Ascalon,  SF District 6 Supervisor Jane Kim, West Bay Pilipino Multi-Service Executive Director Rudy Asercion, Filmmaker/actress Georgina Tolentino, SF Bulls mascot, SF Police Deputy Chief Special Operations Mike Biel, AARP California State Associate Director Ahnileen Martinez, SF Police Captain, South Station Mike Redmond

    AARP Sponsors West Bay Pilipino Multi-Service’s Effort to Remember Forgotten Asian American Olympic Hero

      SAN FRANCISCO – AARP sponsored West Bay Pilipino Multi-Service’s effort to recognize Filipino American Victoria Manalo Draves, the first Asian American woman to win two Olympic gold medals for the United States in 1948, yesterday at the unveiling of a plaque commemorating her at the Victoria […]

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    Beauty is Art: Interview With Celebrity Makeup Artist Janice Kinjo

          After a decade-long career, Japanese American Janice Kinjo has become one of the most sought after celebrity makeup artists, having worked with Mary J. Blige, LL Cool J, Drake, and Chris Brown. Her work has been featured in InStyle, LA Magazine, Trace, and […]

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    Headlines Bring Halloween Terror Every Day?

        (updated 11/31) There was a novel series and a movie called “Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events”. It was inspired by all of the headlines of terrible things happening to people for random reasons, author Daniel Handler thought it would be make […]

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