Asian-American history http://kuow.org en Was The Green Turtle The First Asian-American Superhero? http://kuow.org/post/was-green-turtle-first-asian-american-superhero For the first time since the 1940s, the Green Turtle is returning to comic bookshelves. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:17:53 +0000 Hansi Lo Wang 38271 at http://kuow.org Was The Green Turtle The First Asian-American Superhero? Long-Time Seattle Community Leader Kip Tokuda Dies http://kuow.org/post/long-time-seattle-community-leader-kip-tokuda-dies <p>A prominent leader in Seattle's Asian-American community has died.</p><p>Kip Tokuda passed away suddenly, according to a statement from his family. He was 66 years old.</p><p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 01:07:15 +0000 Deborah Wang 16758 at http://kuow.org Long-Time Seattle Community Leader Kip Tokuda Dies Undocumented Asian Immigrants In Washington State http://kuow.org/post/undocumented-asian-immigrants-washington-state <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">There are approximately 11 million undocumented immigrants now in the US – around a quarter million here in Washington state. Unlike other parts of the country, the majority of immigrants in Washington are from Asian countries. Why aren’t Asian undocumented immigrants more visible in protests and in the press? Ross Reynolds talks with <a href="http://www.webelongtogether.org/">We Belong Together</a> co-chair, Pramila&nbsp;Jayapal. </span> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 18:38:18 +0000 Producer 10217 at http://kuow.org Undocumented Asian Immigrants In Washington State Wing Luke Museum Receives Federal Recognition http://kuow.org/post/wing-luke-museum-receives-federal-recognition <p>The Washington congressional delegation and outgoing Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar attended a ceremony to designate the Wing Luke Museum as a historic site Sunday. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 19:10:42 +0000 Allie Ferguson 8034 at http://kuow.org