VOLUME 28 NO. 10 | FEBRUARY 28 - MARCH 6, 2009


FRONT PAGE

'Slumdog' to launch a new era in Hollywood

It’s not an everyday occurrence that an Asian movie wins eight Academy Awards. So when “Slumdog Millionaire” won the best picture prize at the 2008 Academy Awards, it left many Asians ecstatic to have such a well-recognized and highly praised success under their belt.
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Locke a lock for cabinet
Exclusive NWAW interview with Locke's relatives

You are what you gesture


COMMUNITY NEWS

Diversity makes a difference - Part 1
Sharing voices of color through poetry and prose


NATION NEWS

GOP's Jindal calls Obama's plan irresponsible
Ichiro finally gets chance to play with Griffey


WORLD NEWS

Frenetic Clinton hits Asia running
Professional Chinese women work as nannies, maids
North Korea says it is preparing satellite launch


BRIEFLY

Calling for Japanese and Chinese artists
Better recycling coming to Seattle
Santos aim at achievement gap with WASL bill
Program to help nonprofit leaders accepting applicants
Nonprofit looking for volunteer with experience in design
API seniors to benefit from economic stimulus bill


EDITORIAL

Lessons gleaned from 'Slumdog'

NAMES IN THE NEWS

New faces
Journalist honored
A successful fundraiser
Community activism


ON THE SHELF

Japanese internment: the ones who spoke up


ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Not physics, but still good


LETTER

Hypocrisy runs deep in Miley Cyrus finger pointing


ASTROLOGY

GOAT
Laying it all out there may seem like a good idea at first; however, is it really? Leaving something to the imagination could be a better tact for now.


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CALENDAR

WHAT:

Japanese woodblock prints by Eva Pietzcker

WHEN:

Through March 30

WHERE:

Cullom Gallery
313 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle

COST:

$5-12

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www.cullomgallery.com


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