Archive for August, 2019

PBS TO LAUNCH ‘ASIAN AMERICANS’ TV SERIES IN 2020

Posted on August 6th, 2019 by imprentacomm

The five-part documentary series will air in time for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Character Media reports that PBS is releasing a five-part documentary series titled Asian Americans next year. In time for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in May 2020, the series is produced by Renee Tajima-Peñ (Who Killed Vincent Chin?) with a team of Asian American filmmakers. […]

Asian women fought the West’s slave trade. And then they were written out of history

Posted on August 6th, 2019 by imprentacomm

Tien Fuh Wu, far left, was a former slave and key member of the Mission Home staff in San Francisco, which disrupted sex trafficking in the late 1800s and early 1900s. She is posing with residents of the home in the 1920s.(Presbyterian Historical Society) It was nearly dusk on Dec. 14, 1933, when a Chinese […]