Celebrating my Mom – AN ACTIVE VISION: BEVERLY UMEHARA…LABOR ACTIVIST…1945-1999

Updated 10/4/21 It’s been 22 years since my mother died and there isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t miss her. I wrote this article shortly after her death, highlighting her achievements as an Asian American Union Activist. When the paramedics brought my mother to UC-California Medical Center on October 2 with a brain aneurysm, the doctors said she wouldn’t make it through the … Continue reading Celebrating my Mom – AN ACTIVE VISION: BEVERLY UMEHARA…LABOR ACTIVIST…1945-1999

May 27: Quiet Before: Unearthing Anti-Asian Violence Series- Culture Panel Featuring David Henry Hwang, Herb Tam, Lu Zhang, Ken Leung,Trisha Lagaso Goldberg, Ursula Liang, Yng Ru Chen, and Athena Robles 

In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in May 2021, Quiet Before: Unearthing Anti-Asian Violence is a six-part series of virtual programming dedicated to examining Anti-Asian violence from its many complex angles. On Thursday, May 27 at 6PM EST the CULTURE panel will be moderated by Athena Robles, Artist, Double A Projects, and feature David Henry Hwang, Playwright, M. Butterfly, Chinglish, Yellow Face, Herb Tam and … Continue reading May 27: Quiet Before: Unearthing Anti-Asian Violence Series- Culture Panel Featuring David Henry Hwang, Herb Tam, Lu Zhang, Ken Leung,Trisha Lagaso Goldberg, Ursula Liang, Yng Ru Chen, and Athena Robles 

Quiet Before: Unearthing Anti-Asian Violence Series- History & Context Panel Featuring Franklin Odo, Jack Tchen, Kevin Nadal, Mae Ngai, May Ying Chen, Pat Eng, Ted Gong, Vijay Prashad, and Ryan Wong

In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in May 2021, Quiet Before: Unearthing Anti-Asian Violence is a six-part series of virtual programming dedicated to examining Anti-Asian violence from its many complex angles. The series is presented by Womankind, the 1882 Foundation, Eaton Workshop, the Honolulu Theatre for Youth and the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center. Quiet Before combines curated conversations with live panels around comprehensive topics including: History, Today, The Future, Policy, Culture, … Continue reading Quiet Before: Unearthing Anti-Asian Violence Series- History & Context Panel Featuring Franklin Odo, Jack Tchen, Kevin Nadal, Mae Ngai, May Ying Chen, Pat Eng, Ted Gong, Vijay Prashad, and Ryan Wong

Video: Lisa Ling, Tzi Ma, Joan Chen, WANG Leehom, Janet Yang, Congressman Ted Lieu, Stewart Kwoh, Bincheng Mao, Charlotte Wu, Katherine Ho and More in Asia Society Southern California’s Standing Against Racism in the Time of COVID Panel

Video: Lisa Ling, Tzi Ma, Joan Chen, WANG Leehom, Janet Yang, Congressman Ted Lieu, Stewart Kwoh, Bincheng Mao, Charlotte Wu, Katherine Ho and More in Asia Society Southern California’s Standing Against Racism in the Time of COVID Panel Continue reading Video: Lisa Ling, Tzi Ma, Joan Chen, WANG Leehom, Janet Yang, Congressman Ted Lieu, Stewart Kwoh, Bincheng Mao, Charlotte Wu, Katherine Ho and More in Asia Society Southern California’s Standing Against Racism in the Time of COVID Panel