Archive for October 30th, 2013

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    Laughter is the Best Medicine

    The National Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health Association (NAAPIMHA) and the Asians and Pacific Islanders with Disabilities of California (APIDC), are pleased to announce its partnership with the Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC) to host their second “Laughter is the Best Medicine” event on […]

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    Revelations at 50: Henry Chu

    Five-year-old Jimmy Chu likes to play with his toy garbage trucks and “go to meetings” with his Daddy. When Henry Chu was Jimmy’s age, he and his family had just immigrated from Hong Kong to San Francisco and lived across from the North Beach Playground […]

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    A Nostalgic America, Haunted By Ghosts

        Fei Xiaotong, a world-renowned Chinese anthropologist, visited America in the 1940’s and thought it was a country devoid of ghosts. Americans live in brightly lit cities, he noted. They illuminate all parts of a room. They believe in individual progress — not clanship, […]

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    San Jose Councilmember Kansen Chu Hosts Community Rally Against Hate Speech and Violence in our Communities

        San José, CA –In light of the October 16, 2013 “Kids Table” segment of the Jimmy Kimmel show, Councilmember Kansen Chu will join community leaders for a rally against the use of hate crimes, hate speech and the promotion of violence on Friday, […]

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    SFPL Hosts Asian Refugees in America Reading

          The International Center and the Magazines and Newspapers Center at the San Francisco Library presents a reading from Asian Refugees in America: Narratives of Escape and Adaptation on Saturday, Nov. 9 from 2-3:30 p.m. at Main Library’s Latino/Hispanic Community Room. Stories of […]

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