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Nest Egg

Assisted reproductive technology is largely devoid of government regulation, standardized protocols and risk information for many participants — including, increasingly, Asian women.

Teresa Chin | Wed, Jul 10th- 1:11pm | Business, Feature, Health & Environment, Issue 27: Sex - Summer 2013, Parenthood, Science, Sex

The ABCs of Hmong

At Sacramento’s Susan B. Anthony Elementary, Sao Vue’s kindergarteners sit on a brightly colored carpet, looking up at him and repeating alphabet sounds. “Ahhh, aaay, eeeh,” they sing.

The sounds are not in English — they are in Hmong....

Momo Chang | Thu, Jun 20th- 10:20am | Education, Feature, Issue 27: Sex - Summer 2013, Parenthood

Islands in the Sand

Written by Toshio Meronek

Toshio Meronek | Thu, Jun 20th- 11:55am | Hawaii, prison, Feature, Issue 26: The South - Spring 2013, Politics, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

Medical Malpractice?

Writer Catherine A. Traywick

Jane Sandoval can’t speak a lick of Tagalog — her parents made sure of that. “There’s no excuse for you to not speak well. You were born here,” her father used to tell his children, often punctuating this...

Catherine A Traywick | Tue, Apr 23rd- 12:24pm | Activism, Feature, Issue 24: Survival - Winter 2011, Health & Environment, Race, Social Justice

Bullying includes verbal taunting, physical assaults, exclusion from a peer group, spreading rumors and cyber bullying — and Asian Americans are the most frequently bullied ethnic group, according to a 2004 study conducted with nearly 1,400...

Helen I. Hwang | Mon, May 14th- 11:59pm | Feature, Issue 24: Survival - Winter 2011

In the Face of Bullying

Writer: Helen I. Hwang

On a cold December day in 2009, just weeks before Christmas, 15-year-old Trang Dang was walking home from school with her sister and eight friends, all recent Vietnamese immigrants. Also part of their group: the...

Helen I. Hwang | Mon, May 14th- 11:59pm | Activism, Feature, Issue 24: Survival - Winter 2011, Immigration, News & Politics, Race, Social Issues

Corky Lee
The People’s...

Judy Lei | Mon, Oct 31st- 10:00pm | Activism, Community, Feature, Issue 23: Bittersweet - Spring 2011, History, Photography, Profiles, Social Justice

The Education of Kyle Chu

Mr. Hyphen 2010 is a savvy scholar of media, sexuality and glam rock.

Cathlin Goulding | Mon, Oct 31st- 5:04pm | center for asian american media, kyle chu, Mr. Hyphen, queer, Feature, Issue 23: Bittersweet - Spring 2011, Sex

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