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According to Variety , Asian-American actor James Shigeta , known for his role as 'Wang Ta' in the 1961 film adaptation of the Broadway musical FLOWER DRUM SONG, died today, July 28, 2014.
Shanghai-based Fundamental Films is developing "Dragon Lady" about Anna May Wong, the first Chinese-American movie star.
Adding a layer of irony to last week's embarrassing performance - you know, when a U.S. congressman mistook a non-white U.S. official for a foreigner - the Indian American woman witness once was a staffer on the same committee.
Walking the route from Foundry United Methodist Church to the White House, marchers shout, "Peace for Korea Now!" while holding signs and banners during Korean Peace March on July 28, 2014.
An increasing number of Japanese fathers are taking a more active role in raising their children, but some also feel beaten down by a society that doesn't support their efforts.
The author would like to acknowledge a fellowship received from the International Institute of Social History in Amsterdam from January to June 2012.
Seattle Architect Johnpaul Jones will receive the National Humanities Medal from President Barack Obama on Monday.
The award recognizes the outstanding economic achievements of Asian American-owned businesses and their exemplary growth in the national economy.
Anti-abortion laws often rooted in racism Some states' legislators propose abortion restrictions based on racial myths.
"You've got some nice Caucasian features," Dr. Edmund Kwan says, inspecting my face at his Upper East Side plastic-surgery practice, where the waiting room includes an ottoman larger than my kitchen table.
Two months since she suffered a relapse of leukemia, Mai Duong still hasn't found a compatible stem cell donor, but her friends haven't lost hope.
Rep. Curt Clawson addresses what he believes are members of the Indian government at a House hearing on July 24, 2014.
The other day, I saw this YouTube video called, What Kind of Asian Are You? It's funny, but also painful, as it exposes many Caucasian stereotypes of their Asian Americans in the United States.
Around 100 Indians have committed suicide in the United Arab Emirates every year since 2011, India's ambassador here said, calling on the expatriate community to help people in distress, particularly those with financial problems.
Last week, the U.N. Committee on Human Rights called on Japan to ensure that effective, independent and impartial investigations be launched into wartime sex slavery and to offer an apology to "comfort women," who were forced to work in its military brothels.
Third World levels of corruption in our health care system are an inevitable consequence of welcoming Third World doctors, especially when large amounts of money can so easily be extracted from our loosely monitored Medicare and Medicaid bureaucrats .
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 12:20 am
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