Hyphen magazine - Asian American arts, culture, and politics


14-year-old California student Jason Fong shares how he personally benefits from student body diversity -- and why he supports SCA5 and other affirmative action measures.

Hyphen | Mon, Mar 24th- 9:34am | Education, Politics

Ma is leading the fight against one of the most widespread problems to plague the Asian American community: the Hepatitis B virus.

Abigail Licad | Mon, Feb 3rd- 8:20am | Blogger Column, Fiona Ma, HBV, Hepatitis B, Health & Environment, Politics

After 22 days, the compelling "Fast for Families" action for immigration reform garners support by the thousands.


Nadia Hussain | Tue, Dec 3rd- 5:37pm | Immigration, Politics

'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

AAPI advocates were among the many arrested last week in the continuing mobilizatons calling for for federal immigration reform.

Nadia Hussain | Mon, Dec 16th- 2:29pm | Immigration, Politics

How does one respond to a racist, sexist troll -- without feeding that troll?   

Terry K Park | Mon, Sep 2nd- 5:38pm | Activism, Community, Culture, Gender, Media, Music, Politics, Social Issues, Social Justice

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

In a Hawaiian-only prison in Arizona, getting in touch with their roots is one way inmates get by.

Toshio Meronek | Mon, Apr 8th- 2:10pm | arizona, CCA, Corrections Corporation of America, Delbert Wakinekona, Hawaii, Issue 26, Saguaro Prison, Activism, Culture, Diaspora, History, Politics, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

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