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Nan-Hui Jo faces child abuduction charges this Tuesday for fleeing from an abusive relationship. Pack the courtroom and stand with Nan-Hui.

Dorothy R. Santos | Tue, Apr 28th- 2:33pm | Activism, Gender, Immigration, Race

Silk is the Asian American female superhero to get her own series in an industry of overrepresented white, males.

Nadia Siu Van | Wed, Apr 15th- 12:59pm | Race & Culture, Art & Design, Comics, Gender, Race

The future of Asian America listens to '90s rap. 

Kyle Casey Chu | Wed, Feb 4th- 11:28am | Media, Race, TV

Like many Korean adoptees, I grew up in a liberal, white family, in a predominantly white town, and came of age during the years of neoliberal multiculturalism in the 1980s to 1990s.

Nicky Sa-eun Sc... | Sat, Jan 24th- 4:20pm | Adoption, Korean adoptees, transracial adoption, white, Community, Race

I thought it would be fun to watch the Golden Globes last night, my little girl at my side, to share some of what life could look like if one’s dreams came true. I didn’t expect to see an Asian American on stage.

Kao Kalia Yang | Wed, Feb 11th- 12:59pm | Amy Poehler, Golden Globes, Kim Jong-un, margaret cho, North Korean, The Interview, Tina Fey, Asianspotting, Race

Hyphen's Joyce Chen talks with Jeff Chang about his new book, Who We Be: The Colorization of America.

Joyce Chen | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:52am | Q+A, Books Section, History, Race, Social Issues

Words of wisdom from an iron-willed and kindhearted trailblazer.

Abigail Licad | Thu, Nov 6th- 9:20am | America by the Numbers, Blogger Column, Latino USA, Maria Hinojosa, Profiles, Race

Hyphen is collaborating with NPR's Latino USA to explore Latino-Asian intersections and foster solidarity. Submit now! 

Abigail Licad | Wed, Nov 12th- 10:20am | Blogger Column, Latino USA, Race & Culture, Activism, Community, Culture, Essay, History, Politics, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

Beauty has a language all its own, and every culture speaks a different dialect. In Taiwan, my temporary home, navigating the impossible beauty standards can feel as dangerous as weathering the typhoon season. 

Yue Sherry Yuan | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:50am | Health, Race & Culture, Community, Culture, Race

Jeff Chang's Who We Be spans the career of American multiculturalism over the past fifty years.

Chris Fan | Mon, Dec 15th- 10:50am | Can't Stop, Jeff Chang, Who We Be, Won't Stop, Books Section, Culture, Race, Reviews, Social Issues, Social Justice

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