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  1. S. Korea, Japan to resume sexual slavery talks todayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Arirang TV

    Korea and Japan resume talks today in Seoul on the forced sexual slavery of Korean women by the Japanese military in the early 20th century.

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  2. Kyodo news summary -1-Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    In the first 15 minutes of trading, the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average rose 28.58 points, or 0.19 percent, from Tuesday to 15,371.86.

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  3. BAB Korean Fusion Headed to H StreetRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Frozen Tropics

    Her new restaurant, called BAB, will focus on Korean fusion fare. We aren't talking about traditional Korean offerings, but more like other food infused with Korean influence and flavors.

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  4. The Model Minority Stereotype: Demystifying Asian American SuccessRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | TCRecord

    Title: The Model Minority Stereotype: Demystifying Asian American Success Author : Nicholas Daniel Hartlep Publisher: Information Age Publishing, Charlotte ISBN: 1623963583, Pages: 326, Year: 2013 Search for book at Amazon.com In the imagined 'American classroom' where meritocracy reigns, rewarding those who work hard and buy-in with success, the ... (more)

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  5. the Scarlet Ibis, Timur and the Dime Museum and More Set for...Read the original story

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... David Cote's The Scarlet Ibis, acontemporary family opera that weaves puppetry into its story-telling, and Korean-American artist Bora Yoon's multimedia music-theatre work, Sunken Cathedral, which takes the audience on a surreal sonic journey of ...

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  6. In Virginia's 10th Congressional District, Republicans focus on minority outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    Barbara Comstock, the Republican nominee in Virginia's 10th Congressional District, recently appeared before an audience of Korean Americans in Tysons Corner, the kind of gathering the GOP is targeting as it seeks to revive the party in the commonwealth and beyond.

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  7. Ex-NHK staffers seek Momii's ousterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Japan Times

    Dismayed by NHK Chairman Katsuto Momii's subservience to the government and lack of repentance for Japan's wartime atrocities, 172 former employees of the public broadcaster submitted a petition Friday calling on its board of governors to advise him to resign or strip him of power.

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  8. Editorial notebook: Dennis Rodman's 'basketball diplomacy' is no laughing matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    I was trying my best to ignore Dennis Rodman's escapades in North Korea since no matter how much a fool he makes of himself, it's attention he wants.

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  9. S. Korea, Japan to hold talks on wartime sex slavery next weekRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Xinhuanet

    South Korea and Japan will hold talks about the militaristic Japan's sexual enslavement of Korean women next week, Seoul's Foreign Ministry said Friday.

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  10. Seoul, Tokyo to hold sex slavery talks next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Korea Herald

    South Korea said Friday it will resume high-level talks with Japan next week to discuss the Japanese army's sexual enslavement of Korean women during World War II following a hiatus in June.

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  11. SEOUL: Korea seeks Unesco listing of sex slavery recordsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Asia News Network

    Korea plans to apply for Unesco designation for documents related to Korean women who were forced into sexual slavery for the Japanese imperial army during World War II, the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family announced on Thursday.

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  12. Japan, U.S., S. Korea eye foreign minister talks in AugustRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Japan Times

    Japan, the United States and South Korea are planning to hold talks of their foreign ministers in August to discuss a recent series of missile launches by North Korea, it was learned Thursday.

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  13. Korea seeks UNESCO listing of sex slaver...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Korea Herald

    Korea plans to apply for UNESCO designation for documents related to Korean women who were forced into sexual slavery for the Japanese imperial army during World War II, the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family announced on Thursday.

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  14. Korean War Memorial Approved for Memorial Grove in Montgomery Twp., Committee Begins Planning StageRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | TheAlternativePress.com

    A Korean War Memorial and Peace Park was approved 4-0 by Montgomery Township Supervisors Monday night to be installed at Memorial Grove, located off Kenas Road.

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  15. ABC sees 'authenticity' in fall lineup's cultural rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Canada.com

    ... Selfie features a racially mixed couple, played by Doctor Who's Karen Gillan, originally from Scotland, and Korean-American character actor and musician John Cho, in a social media-oriented reworking of Pygmalion. Black-ish, a family comedy that ...

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  16. Comment on Ten Years After 9/11: Korean Families Still Hurting by David VilageRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Asian Week

    ... community in New York, with continued challenges lingering amid signs of hope. Paul Park, director of the Korean-American Association of Greater New York, noted in an interview with New America Media, "Ten years is a short time for those trying to ...

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  17. Don't call it diversity. Call it what it is, ABC says: Real life.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Canada.com

    ... Selfie features a racially mixed couple, played by Doctor Who's Karen Gillan, originally from Scotland, and Korean-American character actor and musician John Cho, in a social media-oriented reworking of Pygmalion. Black-ish, a family comedy that ...

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  18. Review confirms basis of Japan's sex slave apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    A Japanese panel confirmed the validity of a study that led to Japan's landmark 1993 apology for forcing Asian women into wartime prostitution, even as South Korea blasted the review as a move that "picks again at the painful wounds" of victims.

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  19. North Korea Preparing to Try Two American TouristsRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | EDGE

    ... tour organizers say he was not planning to join the marathon. North Korea has also been separately holding Korean-American missionary Kenneth Bae since November 2012. He was convicted by a North Korean court and is serving 15 years of hard labor, ...

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  20. Arthur Cyr - North Korea's leaders substitute tantrums for policyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Crescent-News.com

    ... American tourists, Jeffrey Edward Fowle and Matthew Todd Miller, will be put on trial for provocative acts. Korean-American missionary Kenneth Bae has been imprisoned since November 2012. Pyongyang has reacted with outrage to the visit to South ...

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