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Voter registration deadline is July 25

Voter registration deadline is July 25

The International Examiner June 24, 2016 0

The deadline to register to vote in the state elections primary is fast approaching. July 4 will be the last day to register online or by mail. It will also be the last day

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Supreme Court’s ruling seen as a setback for immigrants and their families

Supreme Court’s ruling seen as a setback for immigrants and their families

The International Examiner June 23, 2016 0

On Thursday, June 23, the U.S. Supreme Court voted, 4-3, to uphold an affirmative action ruling in the Fisher v. UT Austin case. The case was first brought up in 2008 when Abigail Fisher, a

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Man found with gunshot wound in International District

Man found with gunshot wound in International District

The International Examiner June 17, 2016 0

A 25-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound near Seattle’s Chinatown International District Friday and taken to Harborview Medical Center to be treated for the non-life-threatening injury, police said

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Community gathers to share stories of undocumented APIs

Community gathers to share stories of undocumented APIs

Anna CT Tsai June 17, 2016 0

In the United States, immigration is an issue that is not often associated with the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community, and few people realize the ways that an unjust and broken immigration system

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Hunt Hotel exhibit demonstrates resilience of Japanese Americans

Hunt Hotel exhibit demonstrates resilience of Japanese Americans

Tamiko Nimura June 16, 2016 0

The judo training room at 1414 South Weller Street is filled with blue mats, many windows, wood floors. But a section of flooring is different from the rest. A sink stood there once, volunteer

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Three American Ethnic Studies professors retire from UW—A hole left in Asian American Studies

Three American Ethnic Studies professors retire from UW—A hole left in Asian American Studies

Kelsey Hamlin June 15, 2016 0

The Seattle area Nikkei community is planning a midday “Sensei-tional3” retirement celebration for all 3 professors on August 27, 2016. Details will be announced, but for more information, please e-mail uw3sensei@hotmail.com

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One in 12 Asian Americans have hepatitis B, most not aware

One in 12 Asian Americans have hepatitis B, most not aware

Mohammed Abdul-Kadir June 8, 2016 0

May was Viral Hepatitis Awareness Month. To recognize this, ICHS and the coalition convened a community forum on May 26 at the New Holly Gathering Hall. The forum focused on understanding factors that influence

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ACT Conference focuses on Asian representation

ACT Conference focuses on Asian representation

LeAnn Nguyen June 3, 2016 0

Over a hundred students and community members gathered at the Third Annual Asians Collaborating Together Conference on April 16 at the Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center. The event, put on by the University

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Viet Cong: Activists react to band’s name change after protests

Viet Cong: Activists react to band’s name change after protests

Jasmin Eng June 3, 2016 0

Since its formation, Preoccupations formerly used the name Viet Cong while ignoring outcries from the Vietnamese community and its allies. The band, for its use of the name, was criticized for being racist, soliciting

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Tongan teacher seeks cultural representation in the classroom

Tongan teacher seeks cultural representation in the classroom

Rhea Panela June 2, 2016 0

Finau describes her work as being a voice for Asians and Pacific Islanders in the community and making sure they have full access to education, business, and healthcare resources in the state. She is

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