Gone are the goats: wedding dowries get a tech upgrade in DRC
by Global Press News Service
As society modernizes, so too is the dowry system in DRC. A typical dowry can cost a groom-to-be between $1,500 and $5,000, which some local men say is financially destabilizing.
Nov 15, 2018
News & Politics
Narushige Michishita discusses pacifism and U.S.-Japan relationsby Kimberly Westenhiser
Policy expert Narushige Michishita discusses U.S.-Japan relations and whether strong defense contradicts Japan’s constitutional stance on pacifism.
Communities of color among most vulnerable in wildfires, UW study showsby Globalist StaffNov 7, 2018
Arts & Culture
New Seattle Art Museum exhibition celebrates the art of Indiaby Seattle Art MuseumNov 12, 2018
Peacock in the Desert explores the patronage of a single royal Indian dynasty in depth for the first time, to present a vision of leadership that incorporates the arts as a way to inspire the community.
Race & Ethnicity
“Worlds Beyond Here” explores Asian American impact on science fictionby Mayumi TsutakawaOct 17, 2018
An exhibition focuses on Asian American science fiction creators, who often address identity, immigration and race, technology and more through a genre that's more than just outer space and time travel.
Homeland Security Seeks Comments on Immigration Policy Changesby Joseph Shoji LachmanNov 16, 2018
Asian Counseling and Referral Services encourages people to comment on proposed immigration policy changes.