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Breaking Barriers — Bruce Lee Experience Year 2 continues at Wing Luke

Breaking Barriers — Bruce Lee Experience Year 2 continues at Wing Luke

By Jason Cruz Northwest Asian Weekly The second year of the three year Bruce Lee Exhibit at The Wing Luke Museum in Chinatown opened October 3rd.  Do You Know Bruce? Breaking Barriers digs deeper into the significance of Bruce Lee and his impact in media during a time of racial stereotypes and barriers.  This year’s […]

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New kid on the block — Island Pacific to come to town

New kid on the block — Island Pacific to come to town

By Staff Northwest Asian Weekly The Viet Wah located at Martin Luther King Jr. Way S., which closed this past August, has been leased by Filipino Supermarket chain, Island Pacific of California. According to its web site, Island Pacific aspires not only to promote Filipino cuisine to Filipino communities across the United States, “but also […]

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Civil rights activist Grace Lee Boggs dies at age 100

Civil rights activist Grace Lee Boggs dies at age 100

By Associated Press DETROIT (AP) – Grace Lee Boggs, a longtime activist who was part of the labor, civil rights, black power, women’s rights and environmental justice movements, died Monday, Oct. 5, at her Detroit home. She was 100. Boggs and late husband James Boggs were involved in advocacy for decades. She helped organize a […]

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Posted in Features 42, National News, Vol 34 No 42 | 10/10-10/160 Comments

Recluse golfer Anthony Kim, resurfaces

Recluse golfer Anthony Kim, resurfaces

By Jason Cruz Northwest Asian Weekly Anthony Kim gave a rare media interview in which the former PGA Tour player spoke about when, or if he will return to the tour.  Kim, who is battling numerous injuries, went off the radar after leaving the tour in 2012.  He was only 26 years old. Last September, […]

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Posted in Features 42, Sports, Vol 34 No 42 | 10/10-10/160 Comments

 

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