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Documentary: Bad Rap

Bad Rap (2017) is a documentary produced by Salima Koroma and Jaeki Cho. While the film focuses on Asian Americans in the rap and hip hop genres of the music industry, it primarily revolves around four well-known rap figures–Dumbfoundead, Lyricks, Awkwafina, and Rekstizzy. 923 more words

JCamp concludes as Asian American Journalists convene in Philadelphia

High students from across the country gathered in Philadelphia this week to receive hands-on training in writing, reporting, photography, broadcast and online media from professional journalists. 140 more words

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The BIG DAY!

We are getting married tomorrow!!!!!!!!!!!!! Holy crap! We will be together 8 years this November. I am so beyond excited! We have been engaged now for 4 years! 674 more words

Surprise: Hollywood is Still Whitewashing POC Characters

Happy Asian American Pacific Islander Month!

Good news! The story of the Ni’ihau Incident is coming to the big screen. Bad news? Hollywood has learned nothing from the whitewashing outrage that has been in the zeitgeist for the last year. 418 more words

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UN treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons: the chair of the conference is confident that it can be concluded by 7th July

ICAN reports that two decades of paralysis in multilateral nuclear disarmament efforts have ended as representatives from more than 130 governments began work. More than 800 elected representatives from 42 nations helped ICAN to build support for this UN process by signing their… 410 more words

Nuclear Weapons

Utahn among 10 members resigning from President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

SALT LAKE CITY – Ten members of the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have resigned in the last month, including one from Utah. 313 more words

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