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EDUCATION
Archive : Education
 

 
Chronicle of Higher Ed Finds Employers Rank
Internships, Jobs During College, Volunteer
& Extracurricular Activities MORE Important
Than Courses, GPA, College Reputation

 

O 5 From Baruch College Pi Delta Psi (PDP) Fraternity Face Murder Charges in 2013 Hazing Death
O Cleared Scientists Speak Out
   Jeremy Wu, a Chinese-American lawyer, said the incidents could be part of a trend. “If there was only one case, that could be an accident or coincidence, but there are three cases and four individuals falsely charged in similar situations within the last ten months,” he said.

   “The loyalty of Asian Americans towards this country is questioned based on their race and ethnic background. It is not right in a country of freedom and diversity. We are a rule-based country,” he added.
 O
Educational Apartheid Hurts US Kids - Jeff Yang, CNN

 O
How Bad Leadership Cost America One of Its Only Free Universities - Buzzfeed

 O Miyazaki University? UC Berkeley Has A Class Dedicated to the Animation Legend - CP
O Office of Civil Rights Clears Princeton of Anti-Asian Discrimination in Admissions

 O
Will Berkeley Ban Anti-Semitism - RSN

 

 

ENVIRONMENT
Archive : Environment / Global Warming
 


O
Under the Dome - Film on China's Pollution by Chai Jing - Full Translation with English Subtitles by Nanjing High School Student Linghein Ho
NOTE: There are multiple translations on the web, some better, but some not easy to read.

O
Dear Future Generations: Sorry "Whatever you're fighting for - racism or poverty, feminism or gay rights, or any type of equality, it won't matter in the least, because if we don't all work together to save the environment - we will be equally extinct."

O
Learn How Really Really Bad Bottled Water Is For the Environment

O
San Francisco Activists Remember South Asian Victims of Climate Change
 

EQUALITY : RACIAL
Archive : Racial Equality
 
 


O
Decision Not to Let US Citizens of Guam and American Samoa Vote Was Based on Racist Supreme Court Decision - "alien races" could not comprehend "Anglo Saxon principles" - Video


O
Cleared Scientists Speak Out
   Jeremy Wu, a Chinese-American lawyer, said the incidents could be part of a trend. “If there was only one case, that could be an accident or coincidence, but there are three cases and four individuals falsely charged in similar situations within the last ten months,” he said.

   “The loyalty of Asian Americans towards this country is questioned based on their race and ethnic background. It is not right in a country of freedom and diversity. We are a rule-based country,” he added.
O
Kid Uses Hashtag to Call Out Bigotry Against Asian Americans
 
O The Model Minority Is Losing Patience

O These Striking Images Tell the Often Forgotten Story of Asian People in America
 

 

EQUALITY : SEXUAL
Archive : Ending Sexual and Physical
Abuse and Creating Equality

O "Yes means yes"
is a message
that should be
engrained long
before freshmen
orientation

O Dear Men: Wake Up and Smell the Inequality
O
It's More Than Sex Ed for These Young Girls in India, It's A Movement for Equality

O Sex Ed Outside the US Teaches Kids About Masturbation, Consent, and Orgasms - And It's Working - MTV News

 

 
FREEDOMS/FIRST AMENDMENT RIGHTS

"The further a society drifts from the truth,
the more it will hate those who speak it."
- George Orwell
Archive : Freedom of the Press,
the Internet, Speech and Privacy

 


O
What Can the UN Do for Press Freedom?
O
Why John Oliver Can't Find Americans Who Know Edward Snowden's Name (It's Not About Snowden) 

 
 

   

   

 

 

 

NEW 

O NEW Historic Election Could Return Sovereignty to Native Hawaiians - al Jazeera
O NEW How China's One Child Policy Led to My Adoption - and a More Privileged Life - Washington Post
O NEW China Ends One-Child Policy. Allowing Families Two Children - NY Times
O NEW GOP and Democrats Slow to Woo Booming Asian American Electorate - al Jazeera
O NEW Why Asian Americans Don't Vote Republican - The Conversation
O NEW Donald Trump's Rude "South Korea" Remark - YouTube
O NEW 7'5" Sim Bhuller Is More Than A Marketing Tool - AsAmNews
O NEW Book Review: Cherry Blossoms In the Storm - AsAmNews
O NEW "Open Secret" of Child Brides Roils Twin Cities Hmong Community - Twin Cities Pioneer Press
O NEW In Victory for Philippines, Hague Court to Hear Dispute Over South China Sea - NY Times
O NEW CISA Passes Senate - NSA Can Now Legally Spy on Everyone - AnonHQ
O NEW Radical Buddhists Target Muslims
O NEW American Ballet Theatres Stella Abrara - She's Just Getting Started - Buzzfeed
O NEW TPP and TTIP - The Growing Financial Storm Is Just One Effect of Corporate Power Unbound - Guardian
O NEW The Trans Atlantic Trade Deal is a Full Frontal Assault on Democracy - Guardian
O NEW Aziz Ansari Was Hoping to Play Bobby Jindal on SNL - NBC
O NEW Another Mistrial for Alabama Cop Who Paralyzed Indian Grandfather - NBC

O NEW Kim Phuc, Girl from Iconic Vietnam Photo, Begins Treatment for Napalm Scars - CNN
O NEW Meet the Woman Behind the "Perv Magnet," a Project Documenting Online Harassment - NBC
O NEW More Than 160 Asian American Groups File Briefs in US Supreme Court in Support of Affirmative Action - NBC

O NEW Terror in Little Saigon; An Old War Comes to a New Country - Frontline
O NEW More Oil Companies Could Join Exxon Mobil As Focus of Climate Investigations - NY Times
O NEW China's Aggression in South China Sea a Global Challenge
O NEW Delhi Purposefully Riles Beijing On South China Sea - Business Times
 

US LOCAL / REGIONAL NEWS 

  
 

O
5 From Baruch College Pi Delta Psi (PDP) Fraternity Face Murder Charges in 2013 Hazing Death
O
Every Single Part of NYC Is Unaffordable at $8.75 Hour

O How Bad Leadership Cost America One of Its Only Free Universities - Buzzfeed
O 'I Wasn't Going to Wallk Away': NYC's First Asian, Female Cop
 

 

US NATIONAL NEWS 


O
Upworthy: "I thought we banned cocaine for health reasons. Nope. Not even close." First US drug law was due to fear of opium smoking Chinese railroad workers having sex with white women. 

  
 

O Cleared Scientists Speak Out
   Jeremy Wu, a Chinese-American lawyer, said the incidents could be part of a trend. “If there was only one case, that could be an accident or coincidence, but there are three cases and four individuals falsely charged in similar situations within the last ten months,” he said.

   “The loyalty of Asian Americans towards this country is questioned based on their race and ethnic background. It is not right in a country of freedom and diversity. We are a rule-based country,” he added.

  
 
O Learn How Really Really Bad Bottled Water Is For the Environment

 

CULTURE

O Miyazaki University? UC Berkeley Has A Class Dedicated to the Animation Legend - CP
O Sex Ed Outside the US Teaches Kids About Masturbation, Consent, and Orgasms - And It's Working - MTV News


 

SPORTS

O Losing At a Dollar Per Second: NCAA Athletics at Rutgers - (Does Anyone Seriously Believe SBU Is Any Different?)
 

 

   

 


SPECIAL  


Read Senators Warren and Brown's Letter to President Obama - Although Fast Track Passed, the Treaty Still Needs to Be Ratified - Understand How Much The Trans-Pacific Partnership Will Hurt YOU - Make Sure Your Senator and Rep Know You Want Them to VOTE NO!

O China and EU May Team Up to Snub TPP: "Europe isn't likely to hop on board... because many of the TPP negotiation benchmarks reached by the US won't be acceptable to European leaders."
O The Corporate Friendly World of the TPP
O Why the TPP Won't Work for Workers

INTERNATIONAL 

O Children of the Yuan Percent: Everyone Hates China's Rich Kids
O China Challenge: The Weapons the PLA Didn't Show

O Listen Up: Japan Needs Start-ups Now More Than Ever - Tech in Asia

O Philippines Challenges China on South China Sea Dispute - AFP

O
Why Drivers in China Intentionally Kill the Pedestrians They Hit - Slate

 

 FOR NEXT ISSUE

 

O NEW Ansari and Yang Explore the First Generation Experience in Master of None
O NEW Lisa Ling - I Was A 90's Ecstasy Rave Queen - CNN
O NEW What Shall We Love - On meeting with Daniel Ellsberg and Edward Snowden -Arundhati Roy - OutlookIndia

O NEW Full Text of TPP Released to Public... and It's Horrible - Common Dreams
O NEW Release of Full TPP Text After Five Years of Secrecy Confirms Threats to Users' Rights - EFF: Electronic Frontier Foundation
O NEW Why Are Asian Americans Such Loyal Democrats - NY Times
O NEW Hazing and Drinking Deaths at Asian American Fraternities Raise Concerns - NY Times
O NEW Why Does Violent Hazing Plague Asian American Fraternities - Chronicle Higher Ed
O NEW Cricket Exhibition at Citi Field Gets a Boost from Sachin Tendulkar - NY Times
O NEW To Make Cricket Global, Sachin Set to Woo USA - Asian Age
O NEW Asian Americans Speak Out Against Decades Old Model Minority Myth - Washington Post
O NEW The Asian American Disadvantage (That's Being Ignored) - CNN Money
O NEW The "Asian Advantage" Is A Myth. Plain and Simple - National Council of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans
O NEW New York Comic Con Brings Out [Asian American] Superfans, First Time Attendees - NBC News
O NEW Allegiance, Musical About Japanese Internment, Opens on Broadway Starring Lea Salonga, George Takei, Telly Leung
O NEW Takei Celebrates Star Trek Night at Allegiance Performance - startrek.com
O NEW Nepal - In 5 Minutes He Lets the Blind See - NY Times
O NEW John Cusack and Arundhati Roy In Conversation on Edward Snowden - Things That Can and Cannot Be Said - Part 1 -Outlook India
O NEW John Cusack and Arundhati Roy In Conversation on Edward Snowden - We Brought You The Promise of the Future - Part 2 - Outlook India
O NEW John Cusack and Arundhati Roy In Conversation on Edward Snowden - Things That Can and Cannot Be Said - Part 3 -Outlook India
O NEW Michigan City Elects for First Time in US a Muslim Majority City Council - CS Monitor
O NEW What Are We Asians to Do in the Heated Climate of China Bashing - Examiner
O NEW Philippines Fishing Ships and Illegal Manning Agencies - NY Times
O NEW The
O NEW The