• 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
  • Texas is third in hate incidents against Asian Americans amid coronavirus, group says

    Asian Americans are among the doctors and nurses saving our lives. Yet they also endure the worst abuse. Texas is the No. 3 state for hate incidents against Asian Americans, according to recent numbers from a California-based advocacy council. A recent attack on a Burmese family in Midland is being investigated as a hate crime. And the president […]

    Date: Apr 27, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Senate Democrats call for federal action on anti-Asian coronavirus racism

    “There has not been a concerted effort from federal agencies to prevent and address anti-Asian sentiment related to the COVID-19 pandemic,” the senators wrote. A dozen Senate Democrats on Friday called on the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights to take “robust” action against the uptick in anti-Asian sentiment and attacks since the COVID-19 pandemic began. […]

    Date: Apr 14, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Woman Targeted In ‘Anti-Asian’ Attack On Bus, Accused Of Creating Coronavirus: NYPD

    Asian Americans have reported an increase in hate crimes and discrimination since the start of the pandemic. Three teen girls were charged with hate crimes after police say they attacked a woman on a bus in New York City, made “anti-Asian” statements about her and accused her of causing the coronavirus pandemic. The 51-year-old victim […]

    Date: Apr 14, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • 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