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3 to 1: Love

3 Generations respond to 1 topic. 15 questions. In this issue: LOVE.

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Nuances of the Chinese Zodiac

While most have a basic familiarity with the animals of the Lunar New Year, there are a number of nuances and stories associated with the zodiac that many don't know. Let's jump right in!

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We Have to Talk About Queer Love in the JA Community

February in the JA community is filled by two major holidays: Day of Remembrance and Valentine’s Day. Let's honor both by re-evaluating how we look at gender, pronouns, love, and identity with our youth.

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Has Asian/Asian American Masculinity Been Redefined?

Henry Golding, Sung Kang, Simu Liu, and Jimmy O. Yang are the next wave of optics/progression with representation for Asian American/Asian men. Their charm, humble mindset, fists, and not to mention six-packs are awe-inspiring and perhaps even redefining Asian male masculinity.

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Adding Love to Grocery Store Flowers

With just a few tips, you can enhance your local grocery store flowers (or flowers picked from your backyard) into a thoughtful arrangement that will reflect your true feelings.

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With Love for Our Community: Building Community with J-Town Action と Solidarity

It’s hard to explain why working with JAS is so important to me. Showing up in action and solidarity with love for our community and a revolutionary vision for the future just feels like the right—and sometimes the only—thing to do.

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Date Guide: Little Tokyo Edition

Add these iconic Little Tokyo spots to your date-rotation. Bonus points if you hit them all in one go!

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A Friend of a Friend

Through a friend of a friend. Isn't that how most people meet their significant others?

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Hello, from the Middle

A little reflection on the beginning of middle age and self love

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Breaking up is hard to do. Relive the past with us as we share the floundering routines we used to do post-relationship.

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