• 2 Struggling Korean Restaurants Robbed of $6,300 in Cash in Los Angeles

    The LAPD is looking for three men who ransacked and stole cash from two Korean restaurants that were open for business Monday night. The suspects distracted employees and got away with $3,500 in cash from Chef Kang Sul Box and $2,800 from Shuto, according to CBS Los Angeles. They also took car keys, credit cards, checks […]

    Date: Apr 06, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Dr. Robert K. Ross, California Endowment Blog – Covid19 and Race

    Our 10-year, billion-dollar sojourn into Building Healthy Communities (BHC) taught our foundation a great deal — with community leaders, grantee-partners, and young people as our Professors-in-Residence.  We learned early on that one’s zip code should not determine one’s health destiny – but in America, it does.  We learned that power, voice, and agency at the […]

    Date: Apr 06, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Stabbing Of Asian American Toddler And Family Deemed A Hate Crime: Report

    The teenage suspect reportedly said he thought the family was Chinese and spreading the coronavirus. Federal investigators determined that the man who stabbed an Asian American family out shopping at a Sam’s Club last month committed a hate crime fueled by coronavirus panic, according to an FBI report obtained by ABC News. Three members of […]

    Date: Apr 06, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Around 100 Attacks on Asian Americans Occur Every Day Due to Coronavirus Fears, Says Rep. Judy Chu

    Incidents of racist and xenophobic attacks against Asian Americans have surged as cases of COVID-19 escalate in the U.S., which became the new epicenter of the global outbreak last week. As of this writing, the U.S. tops the rest of the world with more than 203,000 cases, followed by Italy (110,574), Spain (102,136), China (82,361) and Germany […]

    Date: Apr 06, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • How Kobe Bryant helped connect Asian Americans with both Asia and America

    With limited English, 10-year-old James Kim broke the ice at lunch with his new classmates talking about Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal, and how they took the Los Angeles Lakers to the championships in 2001. Now living in Long Beach, cheering for Bryant was how Anne Milo Shanahan’s family still connected with cousins back home […]

    Date: Feb 04, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Fear of coronavirus fuels racist sentiment targeting Asians

    As she walks through campus and sits in class, Rosen Huynh tries extra hard to suppress her coughs. Fear of the coronavirus, which was first detected in December in China, has spread around the world, and many people like Huynh are suddenly hyperaware of their East Asian roots. Every cough, every wheeze, the 22-year-old says, […]

    Date: Feb 04, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Awkwafina Reflects on ‘Progress’ Being Made for Asian-Americans on TV: ‘It’s Been Incredible’

    Last Updated: January 14, 2020 @ 11:44 AM Awkwafina is enjoying a hell of an 18-month run, as are film and TV projects with Asian-American leads and creators. The rapper/actor was asked Tuesday at the Television Critics Association press tour to reflect on the previously marginalized group’s recent progress, which includes projects like her new […]

    Date: Jan 14, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Hasan Minhaj highlights fact that politicians don’t reach out to Asian Americans

    The comedian also jokingly pitched the campaign slogan: “I’ll let your cousin in.” As the 2020 election cycle revs up, Hasan Minhaj points out one area where politicians need more work. In his latest episode of “Patriot Act,” the host addressed how Asian Americans, the fastest growing racial group in the country, have one of […]

    Date: Dec 11, 2019 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0