Archive for January, 2020

Asian American Pacific Islander Democratic Caucus hosts mock caucus to garner more engagement during 2020 election season

Posted on January 14th, 2020 by imprentacomm

With the Nevada Caucus quickly approaching next month, numerous political groups are stepping it up in hopes of engaging voters across the state. That’s why the Asian American Pacific Islander Democratic Caucus hosted a mock caucus Monday night at the Divine Dosa and Biryani India restaurant. It was the first time the Asian arm of […]

Awkwafina Reflects on ‘Progress’ Being Made for Asian-Americans on TV: ‘It’s Been Incredible’

Posted on January 14th, 2020 by imprentacomm

Last Updated: January 14, 2020 @ 11:44 AM Awkwafina is enjoying a hell of an 18-month run, as are film and TV projects with Asian-American leads and creators. The rapper/actor was asked Tuesday at the Television Critics Association press tour to reflect on the previously marginalized group’s recent progress, which includes projects like her new […]

Trump sends congratulatory message for Korean American Day

Posted on January 13th, 2020 by imprentacomm

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 13 (Yonhap) — U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday sent a congratulatory message for Korean American Day, noting the contributions Korean Americans have made to the country, the South Korean consulate in Los Angeles said. In 2005, the U.S. Congress passed a resolution to commemorate Jan. 13 as the day the first […]

Embracing failures and successes, Asian American business network aims to reach 1 million members

Posted on January 8th, 2020 by imprentacomm

Raina Huang films a segment for her YouTube channel, which has more than 600 videos. The former UC Riverside student, 25, is one of the few Chinese American competitive food eaters in the U.S.(Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times) On a stormy Saturday, Raina Huang settled into a corner at the La Habra Crab Shack and gorged […]