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Asian American Communities Correspondent
More Asian Americans live in L.A. County than any other county in the U.S. The communities are varied and complex and often invisible in the mainstream media. I tell the stories of recent immigrants and families who have been here for generations to answer the question: How do you navigate the intersection of being Asian and American and what impact does that have on L.A.’s future?
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Stories by Josie Huang
A legislative proposal to reintroduce affirmative action to California's public universities has some elicited a range of reactions from Asian-American students.
In immigration news: Hunger strike at detention center, activists crisscross country, gay immigrant fears deportation
Migrant detainees at Washington state centre continue protesting conditions - The Guardian The hunger strike at a privately-run immigration detention center in Tacoma, Wash. facility keeps going, but with dwindling numbers.
In the last month, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action at California’s public universities has inflamed some Asian-American groups unlike any recent issue.
In Immigration News: Obama TV appearance goes awry, a new, tougher strategy for reform, Latinos as 'Reagan Democrats'
TV appearance shows immigration hurting Obama among Hispanics - Washington Post A televised event the President intended to promote Obamacare among Latinos backfired on him, when the hosts of Telemundo and Univision grilled him on immigration.
California Healthy Nail Salons Collaborative is a nonprofit program working to improve health conditions at manicure shops, the vast majority of which are run by Vietnamese immigrants.
Ukrainian-Americans disagree over the role Russia should have in the southern peninsula of Crimea, or the rest of the country.
The vast majority of Academy members are white, male and over 60. But an effort is underway to include more women and people of color.
Pew finds broad support for immigrants - Politico A new poll released by the Pew Research Center Thursday shows that 73 percent of Americans back a path to legal status (including 64 percent of Republicans.
More than 120 UCLA and USC students attended a town hall meeting Thursday night to discuss racist, sexist fliers sent to each school.
The idea of branding Little Arabia has caught on with city leaders eager to promote another facet of Anaheim beyond Disneyland.
California is the biggest state to allow immigrants without legal status to apply for driver’s licenses. But regulators still need to write the rules, and some immigrants are concerned the finalized law might not work as intended.
Proposed Voting Rights Fix May Leave Latinos Vulnerable at Polls - NBC News Last year, the Supreme Court struck down provisions of the Voting Rights Act that required federal supervision of nine states that have a record of discrimination against minorities at the polls.
As the Spanish voice of the LA Dodgers, Jaime Jarrin is known for calling plays . But in a new public service campaign, Jarrin’s the one making the pitch.
Drought may be drying up their crops, but farmers in California and beyond say they face as great a threat far from home: inaction on immigration reform.
GOP officials, trying to reclaim a once-dependable voting bloc, recently held an outreach session at Grace Ministries in Fullerton, where some 6,000 Korean-Americans worship.