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Census: Asians Are the Fastest Growing Racial Group in the U.S.

Census: Asians Are the Fastest Growing Racial Group in the U.S.

by Julianne Hing on June 14 2013, 4:13PM

The Asians are coming.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Katy Perry Wants to Skin Japanese People and 'Wear Them Like Versace'

Katy Perry Wants to Skin Japanese People and ‘Wear Them Like Versace’

by Jorge Rivas on June 27 2012, 12:30PM

“I’m so obsessed I want to skin you and wear you like Versace,” the pop star said referring to a Japanese person.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Asians Were Fastest-Growing U.S. Population in Last Decade, Census Finds‎

by Jorge Rivas on March 22 2012, 1:42PM

According to the 2010 Census, the Asian population grew faster than any other race group in the United States between 2000 and 2010.

Topics: History, /NOW, Politics

Lead in '2 Broke Girls,' Sitcom Accused of Being Anti-Asian, Makes Out with Asian Dude [Video]

Lead in ‘2 Broke Girls,’ Sitcom Accused of Being Anti-Asian, Makes Out with Asian Dude [Video]

by Jorge Rivas on February 28 2012, 4:44PM

CBS’s Monday night sitcom “Two Broke Girls” has received a lot criticism for an Asian character that goes by Hans on the show because his role is loosely based on stereotypes.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

U.S. Dept of Ed Inquiry: Do Harvard and Princeton Discriminate Against Asian-American Students?

U.S. Dept of Ed Inquiry: Do Harvard and Princeton Discriminate Against Asian-American Students?

by Julianne Hing on February 10 2012, 10:03AM

An Asian-American student says he was passed over because of his race. Experts help make sense of the thorny debate.

Topics: Schools & Youth

Fashion's New Asian Supermodel Fad Driven by Dollars

Fashion’s New Asian Supermodel Fad Driven by Dollars

by Jorge Rivas on October 24 2011, 12:33PM

As China becomes a driving global economic force, the fashion industry is trying to target its consumer base.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Young White Woman Uses Mustard, Porn to Make 'How To Be Asian' Video

Young White Woman Uses Mustard, Porn to Make ‘How To Be Asian’ Video

by Jorge Rivas on August 9 2011, 10:57AM

If you thought UCLA’s Alexandra “Asians in libraries are loud” Wallace was bad, this is much worse.

Topics: Media

Asian and Latinos Voters Keep Pollsters Guessing

Asian and Latinos Voters Keep Pollsters Guessing

by Julianne Hing on November 23 2010, 9:35AM

Neither party can take these powerful voting blocs for granted.

Topics: Politics

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