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NAPAWF’s (National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum) Reproductive Justice Survey Project

This report sets out to list the needs of Asian American women in Chicago. Asian American women from Chicago were invited to participate in the community circle conversations  and online survey and talk about their reproductive justice needs. 8 more words

Reproductive Health

Following Ferguson: Asian Americans Can Choose ‘Invisibility, Complicity, or Resistance’

 http://colorlines.com/archives/2014/08/following_ferguson_where_do_asian_americans_belong.html

Communities of color have unique experiences that should not be equated with one another. People of color in the U.S. all live amidst white supremacy, but not everyone lives as targets of anti-blackness. 

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White Supremacist

Ferguson: Speaking as an Asian American + Christian

This has been a pensive week for me. Ferguson, MO has been on my mind. But more specifically, the ringing challenge of certain Asian American friends who have called the relative silence of their fellow Asian Americans  2,575 more words

Asian American

Choosing Worthiness Over Worthlessness

Two Fridays ago marked our last day of interning, as we spent the whole day listening to other interns of Taiwan Tech Trek share their experiences here while also sharing ourselves. 353 more words

The Roots of my Love for Journalism II

The pressure to embrace a lucrative job is heavily felt among POC whose parents have immigrated to America for a better life. We aim for upward mobility so our parents’ toil would not go to waste. 507 more words

Personal

Kickstart The Green Turtle and Other Amazing Heroes Action Figures

There is a Kickstarter ending in three days that will produce retro-style super hero action figures. Among them is The Green Turtle, the first Asian American comic book superhero. 204 more words

Superheroes