Results for tag: Sunset Park
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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.

April 4, 2014

Council District 38, which includes the heavily Asian and Latino Sunset Park, is a testing ground to see whether an experiment in direct democracy can meet its lofty goals…

March 7, 2014

The gate, the window guards (all seven of them), the railings leading up to the door, the door itself — all bright stainless steel, and sparkling even on this cloudy day.

October 1, 2013

One Saturday afternoon in Sunset Park, I was sitting on the cement rim of a drained wading pool, watching elderly Chinese couples foxtrot to staticky melodies playing from a beat-up cassette player.

July 29, 2013

It’s like wearing a swagger on your face. If you’ve got a mustache, you’re someone to be taken seriously.

July 10, 2012

It all started with Beijing rock band The Fly—a cross between the Sex Pistols and Nirvana, but, you know, in Mandarin.

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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