Anna May Wong (1905 – 1961) is the first Asian American woman to be featured on U.S. currency. She is part of the U.S. Mint’s American Women Quarters Program, where they feature women of note in American history, releasing five trailblazers between 2022 and 2025.Continue reading Anna May Wong, Asian American Movie Star, will be Featured on U.S. Currency
There are so many challenging topics in Asia and about Asians and Asian Americans to bring to readers, and I don’t shy away from them here. How do we intend to change ourselves and others for the better if we don’t know how about the issues these groups are facing? Changes don’t have to be big; they can be small, like being an ally when a racial slur is hurled.Continue reading One Year After Atlanta Spa Shootings
This traumatically moving article is published on NPR. A portion will be posted here, so please visit NPR for the remainder of the story as well as viewing the photos that accompany the story. You can also listen to the story as it was heard on All Things Considered. Please know that by sharing their stories publicly, the family in the article is risking their lives.Continue reading Uyghur kids recall physical and mental torment at Chinese boarding schools in Xinjiang
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Victims of anti-Asian attacks reflect a year into pandemic
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Woman receives $7,000 compensation for housework in landmark Chinese divorce ruling
Zixu Wang and Adela Suliman and Xin Chen
February 24, 2021
HONG KONG — What’s the value of household chores, such as washing the dishes or vacuuming?Continue reading Woman receives $7,000 compensation for housework in landmark Chinese divorce ruling