Results for tag: Flushing
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August 10, 2016

A young immigrant takes us around Flushing, the neighborhood that she has adopted as her home.

May 13, 2016

Three Chinese American women, who are very successful in their fields, are considered failures for one single reason — for staying single past the age of 25.

March 1, 2016

The current debate over the conviction of NYPD officer Peter Liang is actually a good sign, heralding the growing political maturity of the Chinese American community.

May 20, 2015

When Flushing was a neighborhood of European immigrants in the 1940s, Pearl Chow’s was one of the sole Asian families there.

October 28, 2014

Buddhist “mercy releases” have long set animals free in ways that may harm them. Parks and animal protection organizations are working to make it better.

June 24, 2014

I remember the medicine wafting through the apartment–a distinct scent, a heavy, earthy, musky odor that smelled like bark, dirt and dampened roots. The minute the pot would go on, I would retreat to my room where I paced back and forth, in anticipation of a stand-off with my mother.

June 4, 2012

I checked out a space on Catherine and Madison, thinking that a Chinatown address would at least appease my dad.

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