Educated Asians Jobless

Although a high percentage of Asian-Americans are college educated, a large proportion of the Asian-American population remains unemployed for the long term compared to any other minority groups. The unemployment rate in the Asian-American population is lower than average so it is assumed that unemployment would not last long. The misunderstanding though is that the…

Polling Difficulties for non-Native English Speaking Minorities

Disenfranchised minorities face voting difficulties due to a language barrier. With the upcoming elections on November 2, minorities will no doubt play a large role in determining which party occupies what seats in Congress. Nonetheless, for non-native English speakers, understanding the complicated processes at the polls may prove especially challenging with their lack of understanding…

In Remembrance of WWII Comfort Women

Palisades Park, in North Jersey, will display the first U.S. memorial to women forced into slavery by Japanese during WWII on October 23rd, 2010.  Hundreds of thousands Asian women, mostly Korean, were forced into sexual slavery by Japanese soldiers before and during WWII.  The Japanese military established these brothels and lured and kidnapped women to…