• South Asians in the US must support #BlackLivesMatter, but first undo your own anti-Blackness

    Indian Americans are indifferent to the history of Black liberation struggles that paved the way for their own families to immigrate & enjoy benefits in America. For South Asians committed to ending state violence against Black people, it has always been clear that our work goes further, that we must also work to undo anti-Blackness […]

    Date: Jun 23, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • 75 ways Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are speaking out for Black lives

    “Many of us wouldn’t even be in this country, if not for Black struggles for justice,” one Asian American activist said. In the aftermath of George Floyd’s killing, teenager Mandy Zhang grew frustrated with the media. Its portrayal of the protests sweeping the country negatively shaped her friends’ and family’s perception of the Black Lives […]

    Date: Jun 23, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • How to talk to your Asian immigrant parents about racism

    “In Asian families, there’s a lot of this rhetoric of ‘don’t make waves’ and ‘respect your elders.’ Having a conversation where you will make waves and challenge your elders is the first barrier of entry,” one expert said. Kat, a 24-year-old New Yorker, has been talking to her parents about racism since she was 11. […]

    Date: Jun 16, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Asian Pacific American Heritage Month on the “CBS This Morning” podcast

    May is Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month, a time to reflect on how these communities have shaped the history of the U.S. while also examining the struggles and discrimination they have faced in America.  The “CBS This Morning” podcast spoke with a historian, actor and author about what it means to be Asian American in today’s […]

    Date: Jun 02, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Part 2: Good Americans & Generation Rising

    Asian Americans fight for equality in the fields, on campuses and in the culture; new immigrants and war refugees expand the definition of Asian American.

    Date: May 19, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • ABC Leads Big Four Networks in Asian American Representation, Says APAMC

    The Asian Pacific American Media Coalition issued its annual report card for the 2018-2019 television season, examining ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox’s on-screen and off-screen representation of Asian Americans. ABC once again scored highest among the four major broadcast networks, though the media-watch organization noted that “the biggest gains for APAs now seem to be happening […]

    Date: May 11, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • New docuseries unpacks more than 150 years of Asian American history

    “Asian Americans,” which airs Monday and Tuesday on PBS, is the first series about the community on commercial television, one filmmaker said. Asian Americans have a more than 150-year history in the United States, but it’s been a long fight for them to make their voices heard. For decades, the community’s contributions to the country […]

    Date: May 11, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • What To Watch Now: 10 Programs To Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

    May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, and WGBH is broadcasting compelling programs that celebrate the achievements and contributions of this community. From a new series that looks at how the Asian experience illuminates the larger American story to an award-winning documentary about creators challenging race stereotypes in comics, here are ten programs that chronicle […]

    Date: May 05, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Gold House’s Annual A100 List Celebrates Influential Asians

    The month of May marks Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) and every year Gold House releases a list of 100 Asian and Asian-American leaders to celebrate. In this edition of “Bloomberg Equality,” Gold House Chairman and co-founder Bing Chen discusses this year’s list and the importance of celebrating Asian achievements with Bloomberg’s Scarlet Fu and […]

    Date: May 05, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0