Asian Americans

Lilly Singh became the first openly queer woman of color to host a late-night show on a major network.
Prior to Yang, Rob Schneider and Fred Armisen were among the show's cast.
All candidates were invited, but only Andrew Yang, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) and Tom Steyer participated in the event.
"Sometimes you feel like you have to protect them from the things that they don’t understand,” she said of immigrant parents.
The restaurateur was fed up with how Taiwanese gua bao was being referred to as "New American" cuisine.
An invisible crisis is plaguing the Asian American community. Experts say it’s leading to long-term generational trauma.
Growing produce that's common in Asia has become a radical act of cultural preservation.
Rep. Grace Meng (D-N.Y.) heads the group of Asian American and Pacific Islander lawmakers making the request.
"Many Americans remain unaware of the important impact that AAPIs have had on our country,” the New York congresswoman told HuffPost.
Lee was relegated to a joke in the late '60s-set “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood,” but during that era, he was the only star that mattered to Asian Americans.
Lulu Wang’s film, featuring an exquisite star turn from Awkwafina, is full of lived-in details that authentically represent not just identity, but a particular experience.
"To say one person can represent all the communities of color is ignorant and insulting," one prominent Asian American civil rights advocate said.
The president has briefly delayed a plan to deploy Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers to raid homes of undocumented immigrants in several cities.
HuffPost spoke with director Nahnatchka Khan about how love manifests itself in the Netflix rom-com.
Ali Wong and Randall Park's rom-com lovingly portrays a range of characters who subvert stereotypes, while not making Asian identity a central plot point.
The Democratic presidential hopeful sat down with former U.S. attorney Preet Bharara.
Liberal Asian Americans who have felt spiritually homeless in the past are building their own communities both on and offline.
There's a big difference between having a type and having a full-on fetish.
After "Crazy Rich Asians" in 2018, this year will see a growing range of Asian representation in movies and TV.
Shame isn't the only reason Asians and Pacific Islanders don't seek mental health services. It's a systematic problem, too.