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by Julianne Hing on February 7 2013, 5:20PM
New data on Asian Americans takes a look at the community’s often invisible struggles with poverty, education, the housing crisis, and healthcare.
by Yvonne Yen Liu on July 13 2012, 8:56AM
A former warehouse worker and a slow food advocate who’s father washed dishes for 19 years discuss how their twin movements for healthy food and fair jobs can restore humanity to the food system.
by Julianne Hing on June 21 2012, 10:15AM
The Asian-American community hits back at the sweeping report, warning that it’s full of misleading ideas and old stereotypes about Asians in the U.S.
by Rinku Sen on May 24 2012, 9:49AM
In one of the first studies involving Occupy participants, the Applied Research Center gathered young activists from multiple movements in focus groups to ask, What propels you to the political frontline?
by Julianne Hing on July 6 2011, 9:31AM
A new study debunks the idea that all Asian American students are high-achieving. And Oiyan Poon, a researcher at the University of Massachusetts, explains why the myth’s bad for all students of color.
Topics: Schools & Youth
by Dom Apollon on June 16 2011, 9:25AM
In a series of focus groups, young people of all races struggled to describe the ways in which institutions and social structures produce racial disparities.
by Dom Apollon on June 7 2011, 2:41PM
A three-part series in which Dom Apollon breaks down the findings from a series of focus groups with Millennials on everything from Barack Obama to criminal justice.
by Dom Apollon on June 7 2011, 10:05AM
Results from focus groups with dozens of multiracial young people show in-depth conversations about race generate far more nuanced ideas than mainstream polling has suggested.
Research director Dom Apollon explains the project and speaks with some of the focus group participants on camera.