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Dang, what’s happening over there at UCLA? Another racist, sexist anonymous letter has arrived at UCLA’s Asian American Studies Center.

Abigail Licad | Thu, Mar 13th- 10:39am | Racist Flyers, UCLA, Activism, Community, News & Politics, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice, University/Academics

Former Hyphen publisher Lisa Lee reflects on her childhood years spent in South Africa.

Lisa Lee | Sun, Jan 5th- 5:43pm | apartheid, Lisa Lee, Nelson Mandela, social justice, technology, Community, Culture, Diaspora, Essay, News & Politics, Social Justice

'Tis the season to give! And to share some holiday cheer and direct good karma your way, Hyphen's Food & Agriculture Editor Nina Fallenbaum Ichikawa writes to you, dear Hyphen readers, about how you can help keep Asian America's only print...

Anonymous | Mon, Jan 6th- 11:57am | donate, donations, donor letter, Food and Agriculture, Mr. Hyphen, Nina Fallanbaum Ichikawa, Food, Hyphen Updates, Immigration, Media, Mr. Hyphen, News & Politics, Photography, Politics

The folks in the Philippines need more than your prayers.

Theresa Celebra... | Wed, Nov 13th- 9:04am | charity, haiyan, Philippines, yolanda, Community, News & Politics

Today's NFL game between the Washington Redskins and the Oakland Raiders may be an opportunity to bring about change. Ling Woo Liu of Asian Americans Advancing Justice is one of several voices advocating to get rid of the Redskins...

Anonymous | Sun, Sep 29th- 1:25pm | NFL, Oakland Raiders, Pekin Chinks, Washington Redskins, Culture, History, News & Politics, Race, Social Justice, Sports, TV

A San Francisco lawyer is representing Iraqi refugees in a lawsuit against the Bush Administration over the Iraq War.

Justine Lee | Wed, Jun 26th- 6:29pm | George W. Bush, Iraq, Justice, Legal, Activism, Diaspora, News & Politics, Politics, Social Justice

Community groups are skeptical of whether the Affordable Care Act (healthcare reform law) can resolve the information and language barriers that have stifled access to healthcare for many AAPIs in the past.

Nadia Hussain | Fri, Jun 21st- 1:39am | healthcare, obamacare, Community, Health & Environment, Immigration, News & Politics, Politics, Social Issues

Hyphen magazine sits down with Ro Khanna -- who is trying to unseat Congressman and fellow Democrat Mike Honda in 2014 -- to talk politics, campaigning, and whether challenging the AAPI community’s elder statesman is a wise thing to do.

Lin Yang | Wed, May 29th- 8:21am | california, Congress, Election, indian, Accessories, Community, Immigration, News & Politics, Politics, Social Issues

Today would've been David's 15th birthday. To commemorate his birthday, Hyphen Magazine has created an online memorial, which includes a letter from the Phan family, a gallery of letters from classmates and teachers, and a request...

Terry K Park | Mon, May 20th- 5:22pm | bullying, David Phan, queer, Vietnamerica, Activism, Community, Culture, Diaspora, Immigration, News & Politics, Photography, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

Hyphen co-founder Chris Fan discusses the consequences of social media journalism after internet users misidentified missing Brown University student Sunil Tripathi as the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.

Chris Fan | Mon, Apr 22nd- 10:47pm | Events, Media, News & Politics, Race

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