Check out these features in celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Read about Fred Korematsu and other famous Asian Americans. Find out the history of the fortune cookie, chopsticks, tea, Feng Shui, manga, anime, and more.
- Asian Pacific Americans by the Numbers
- Origins of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
- Asian Foods Primer
- Korematsu Day
- Famous Firsts by Asian Americans
- Manga and Anime: The Japanese Invasion
- Gung Ho, Tycoon, Amuck: Asian Loan Words in English
- History of Tea
- History of the Fortune Cookie
- History of Chopsticks
- What is Feng Shui?
- 13 Feng Shui Tips
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- Did you know?
- “Nevada” is Spanish for “snowcapped.”
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