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04.20.12 Bucky Turco

Having consumed Little Italy, NYC’s Asian population is steadily moving beyond Chinatown and into other neighborhoods throughout the five boroughs according to a newly released report based on 2000 and 2010 U.S. Census numbers. The Asian American Federation say the population increase is the largest amongst the city’s racial/ethnic groups and partly explains even the […]

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03.02.12 Bucky Turco

No amount of graphic ads, bans, or other intrusive tactics by the city have been able to curb the number of Asians lighting up reports the New York Times. They represent the only demographic that hasn’t seen a marked decrease in smoking rates and experts say that’s because it’s still a widely accepted part of […]

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07.02.10 Marina Galperina

There is no Mao Zedong imagery, no Kawaii, no manga at Arario Gallery‘s latest group show, “Irrelevant: Local Emerging Asian Artists Who Don’t Make Work About Being Asian.” Instead, you’ll find foot gorging, furniture arboretums, a tarred tree-deer and a nude breakfasting in front a humidifier. […]

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