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The community’s way of saying, ‘Thanks, Denise’

The community’s way of saying, ‘Thanks, Denise’

Gary Iwamoto September 8, 2017 0

The following is republished from the April 1978 issue of the International Examiner to remember Denise Louie, a young Chinese-American activist who played an integral role in revitalizing Seattle’s Chinatown International District. Louie was

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Asian American, Pacific Islander unionists vow to organize and resist Trump

Asian American, Pacific Islander unionists vow to organize and resist Trump

Cindy Domingo September 6, 2017 0

The Pacific Northwest delegation to the 14th Biennial Convention of the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA) joined over 650 other Asian American and Pacific Islander trade unionists, labor leaders, and community partners in

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President Trump’s decision on DACA is unjust—Undocumented APIs are entitled to constitutional protections

President Trump’s decision on DACA is unjust—Undocumented APIs are entitled to constitutional protections

21 Progress September 5, 2017 0

As news circulates of President Trump’s termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, anxieties surge among members of the local Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community

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An aging population means more employment opportunities

An aging population means more employment opportunities

Guest Contributor August 27, 2017 0

By Jean Wong Kin On It was Shakespeare who said, “With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.” Americans are living longer. According to a 2010 Pew Research Center study, beginning on January 1,

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New development in South Seattle offers crucial residential care options for Asian seniors

New development in South Seattle offers crucial residential care options for Asian seniors

Guest Contributor August 24, 2017 0

By Lillian Young Kin On Imagine an aging loved one who is still mentally and physically capable, but cannot manage all of the tasks of independent living. He or she may not require the

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Kin On responds to the needs of the Asian community

Kin On responds to the needs of the Asian community

Guest Contributor August 23, 2017 0

By Lillian Young Kin On Within Asian cultures, it has been a strong tradition for families to care for their own. It is very common for parents and grandparents to continue living with their

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Celebrating 20 Years of Guanxi between Saint Martin’s University and China

Celebrating 20 Years of Guanxi between Saint Martin’s University and China

Guest Contributor August 22, 2017 0

The following is presented by Saint Martin’s University: This fall, on Saturday, November 4, Saint Martin’s University will hold the Saint Martin’s Gala International 2017, in the Marcus Pavilion on the Saint Martin’s University

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Statement: Seattle JACL Condemns White Supremacist Violence

Statement: Seattle JACL Condemns White Supremacist Violence

The International Examiner August 15, 2017 0

The Seattle Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) condemns the bigotry and violence of ‘alt-right’ white supremacist groups in Charlottesville, Virginia. We are horrified by this tragic weekend. While free speech is

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Commentary: Last chance for CID community to voice input that could alter Seattle housing market

Commentary: Last chance for CID community to voice input that could alter Seattle housing market

Nicholas Nolin August 7, 2017 0

Time is winding down to comment on the City’s Mandatory Housing Affordability (MHA) Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). The period for receiving feedback from the public has been extended until Monday, August 7th

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End mass incarceration, consider giving opportunities to the elderly

End mass incarceration, consider giving opportunities to the elderly

Tanya Quinata August 6, 2017 0

I agree with the law that we are responsible for our actions; however, being removed from society for more than 20 years is unreasonable. Anything after 15 years of incarceration is unjust and is

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