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The Non-Definitive List of How to Avoid Faux Pas at Asian American Functions

Issue:
June 11, 2020

With the holidays coming up, there will be plenty of potlucks, parties, dinners, etc. that many will be attending, so here's a non-definitive list of how to avoid faux pas at Asian American gatherings.

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Meet Lindsay Arakawa | @blindsaay

Issue:
June 13, 2020

Join me as I dive into an interview with Lindsay Arakawa, a yonsei/gosei creator born in Hawaii, living in Tokyo, Japan, doing some amazing work.

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Roll for Initiative! Let's talk Id(&d)entity

Issue:
June 28, 2020

Dungeons & Dragons is back and its players are more diverse than ever. In this article we explore how Japanese American players navigate the fantasy world, D&D's problematic past, and what they've learned about themselves along the way.

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Giving Voice to Asian American Seniors Through Film

Issue:
September 7, 2021

I couldn't imagine retirement offering much more to my life, but a digital histories film class has proven to be a challenging, intellectually stimulating, and emotionally rewarding experience for me.

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What A Time To Be Alive (for an Asian American Sports Fan)

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November 24, 2020

It has been a dream year for Asian Americans in global sport.

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Is There Stigma Surrounding Community College?

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May 23, 2020

Education is for everyone, but do we end up judging everyone's education?

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Healing Through Food

Issue:
May 1, 2020

How a loaf of bread helped me process grief after the Atlanta shootings.

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Changing the Tides on Mental Health

Issue:
May 9, 2021

Learn more about the Changing Tides (CT) Crew, which consists of 6-8 AAPI young adults who strive to destigmatize mental health and create safe and accessible spaces for the community.

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Want to Understand the History of Anti-Asian Racism? Read These Books

Issue:
May 3, 2020

The Atlanta area shootings come after a recent wave of anti-Asian attacks attributed to the pandemic, but violence against Asians and Asian Americans dates back centuries. We've curated a reading list to provide historical context.

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Beauty Is in the Eye of the Beholder

Issue:
September 4, 2020

Insecurities get the best of us, but there are some that are unique to the Asians and Asian Americans. Here is a list of some of those insecurities and how to deal with them.

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