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"We also leaned towards AAPIs in 'unconventional' roles like communications, since many people appear to seem surprised that AAPIs speak English well or at all."
We also leaned towards AAPIs in unconventional roles like communications since many

Nonprofit honors '40 under 40' Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in politics

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If the Trump Administration is able to carry out its crackdown on sanctuary cities, those communities could lose millions in funds.
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Sanctuary Cities: What's at Stake Under Trump Crackdown

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Justin Chon will screen GookFilm on Saturday at the Los Angeles Pacific Asian Film Festival, which also marks the 25th anniversary of the LA riots.
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With the help of his parents, classmates and the community, Terence Lee launched Los Altos-nonprofit EqOpTech, which not only refurbishes laptops, but teaches STEM classes.

The refurbished laptops then go directly to families in need.
With the help of his parents classmates and the community Terence Lee

Student Tackles Digital Divide with Refurbished Computers

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"When you bring a diversity of voices to the governing table, we get better and more progressive policies. So we really want to take this opportunity to highlight the good tremendous work that Helen is doing in Philadelphia."
When you bring a diversity of voices to the governing table we

First Asian-American woman on Philadelphia City Council wins Emily's List award

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“There’s not necessarily equal access to health care, and even if people who are discriminated against are able to access to health care, they may not be treated in the same way as other patients are.”
Theres not necessarily equal access to health care and even if people

Discrimination can have negative effects on physical, mental health: expert

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“If what happened in Los Angeles 25 years ago was something that built up over time, what’s building up right now?”
If what happened in Los Angeles 25 years ago was something that

Oscar-winning directors release "graphic, raw, disturbing" new films about L.A. riots

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The Office of Management and Budget is requesting public comments on standards for federal data for race and ethnicity until April 30.
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Opinion: Asian American, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders Need to Mobilize for Disaggregated Data

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04/27/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
Dao reached an "amicable settlement" with the airline for the injuries he received as result of the April 9 incident, which his attorney said included two lost teeth, a broken nose and a "significant" concussion.

The amount of the settlement would remain undisclosed, according to the terms of the settlement, Dao's attorney said in a statement.
Dao reached an amicable settlement with the airline for the injuries he

David Dao and United Airlines reach settlement after viral video incident

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“A lot of immigrant parents say things like ‘do what we want and do it well.’ But my parents would say ‘do what you want and do it well.’”
A lot of immigrant parents say things like do what we want

Award-winning novelist Rakesh Satyal visits Midwest culture with second novel

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"I hope that they see these communities have come together in lock step, to fight for issues that are going to better these communities because we're all tied together."
I hope that they see these communities have come together in lock

Democratic Tri-Caucus members vow to 'fight together' for Latinos, Blacks, Asian Americans

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Munoz said he recognized that United's policies and procedures have put everyone — from passengers to law enforcement — in "impossible situations."

"We got to stop from doing that. Do I believe what the law enforcement folks did was wrong? Yeah."
Munoz said he recognized that Uniteds policies and procedures have put everyone

United CEO blames dragging on 'system failure', unveils new policies

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04/26/2017 at 21:30. Facebook
Palantir entered into a consent decree under which it will pay $1.7 million back wages and other funds, including the value of stock options, to several people.
Palantir entered into a consent decree under which it will pay 17

Palantir settles lawsuit charging hiring bias against Asians

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04/26/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
We talked to Ross Butler last week about his path to acting: [ Nbcnews.to Link ]

And then we asked him a bunch of random questions :
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When Anik Khan was 4 years old, his father moved the family from Bangladesh to Queens, New York, to give his children the chance to pursue greater opportunity. Khan decided to become a rapper. His parents weren't thrilled.

"But then when we realized that I can actually make a living out of this, and I'm really doing something for people, and it's really working out, they were like, 'We...
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On 'Kites,' rapper Anik Khan wants to share Queens culture with the world

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Though "Here Lies Love" begins with Imelda Marcos' hopes and dreams, it ultimately ends with the hope and power of the Filipino people.

"You can't do a show about a complicated populist figure without giving the perspective of the people. There's something beautiful about the power of people in the face of tyranny. Right now in our world, that's as an important thing as you can discuss."
Though Here Lies Love begins with Imelda Marcos hopes and dreams it

'Here Lies Love' revival traces rise, fall of Philippines' infamous first lady

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04/26/2017 at 13:57. Facebook
Phan-Gillis is of Chinese descent, but was born in Vietnam and is an American citizen who lived in Houston and worked as a business consultant. Known by friends as "Sandy," she made numerous trips to China for business and as a volunteer to promote cultural and business exchanges.
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Chinese court sentences U.S. businesswoman accused of spying

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04/26/2017 at 01:33. Facebook
"Crazy Rich Asians" is the first studio film in a "long, long time" to feature an all-Asian cast, director Jon M. Chu noted earlier this year.
Crazy Rich Asians is the first studio film in a long long

'Crazy Rich Asians' begins filming, adds Awkwafina to cast

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04/25/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
Kim Sang-duk, who also goes by Tony Kim, worked at China's Yanbian University of Science and Technology, on the Chinese border with North Korea, for "many years."
Kim Sangduk who also goes by Tony Kim worked at Chinas Yanbian

Former co-workers "surprised" at U.S. man's detention in North Korea

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