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March 6, 2024
Asian American Identity: At the Intersection of Perpetual Foreigner and Pop Culture Trendsetter
Media Narratives: Evaluating U.S.-China Headlines
November 15, 2023
China's rising influence makes stories about its global engagement likely to dominate news cycles. Although the COVID-19 pandemic halted much of China's media engagement, as restrictions ease and issues like trade, defense, and more resurface due to the 2024 presidential elections, it is crucial to examine how journalists report on China and its relationship with the U.S. Our panelists offer teachers a framework for understanding news headlines.
What We Do
The 1990 Institute is a nonprofit that creates and supports educational programming and mobilizes collaborative leadership networks to improve mutual understanding, promote a constructive environment for U.S.-China relations, and champion the fair and equitable treatment of Asian Americans.
Envisioning a positive environment for Asian Americans
in America and for U.S.relations with China
(July 13, 2023)
ChatAAPI is an original comedy talk show that satirizes current news and events relevant to Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities.
By combining comedy and education, ChatAAPI enriches our understanding of the AAPI experience and allows us to find laughter in shared experiences.
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February 9, 2024
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