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Classmates tried to use my Asian identity against me, but kung fu anchored me

Growing up in the Prairies in the 1990s meant little Asian representation.  By Marvin Chan “Let’s see your kung fu, Jackie Chan.” This was the last thing I heard before being pushed...

A California toss-up seat could help determine control of the House. Asian Americans could steer the vote.

California Democrat Dave Min hopes his heavily Asian American district will give him a seat to help regain control of the House. By Claire Wang A district in Orange County, California, is set to be...

Report on anti-Asian hate an urgent call to action, say authors

Findings paint a deeply concerning picture of society’s ongoing struggles with racism and hate, says report Authors of a new report on anti-Asian hate say their findings are an urgent call to...

The Capacity of Chinese Canadians to Make Independent Decisions

The fact that great proportions of Chinese Canadians voted the same way as Beijing liked does not mean they were puppets. Casting that independent decision by many as a mindless action at a foreign...

Remembering the Chinese labourers behind the trenches in World War One

China never sent troops to fight in Europe during the First World War. However, an estimated 135,000 young rural labourers were sent halfway around the world to work in French munitions factories, dig...

Asian Heritage Month

Every May, Canadians are invited to reflect and learn about the important and ongoing contributions of Canadians of Asian descent in all sectors of society. Former senator Vivienne Poy, the first...

Memo to the media: Steveston–Richmond East voters care about the planet

National newspapers are overlooking a hot issue in their coverage of former Conservative MP Kenny Chiu’s loss in the 2021 election. By Charlie Smith Vancouver journalist Ng Weng Hoong has...

Business exchanges to promote cooperation

Richmond – Qingdao Friendship City Cultural Event  https://youtu.be/wv49GVD8OPo The recent “Qingdao—Richmond” friendly cooperation city eighth celebration event, hosted by the Qilu Chinese...

One Hotline, Many Cold Lines

An Analysis of Victim Cases Reported to the Hotline 1-2-3 About “Hotline 1-2-3” The “Hotline 1-2-3” refers to a toll-free telephone line, 1-877-912-3123. It was set up by the Stop...