News Roundup – Week of March 20

It’s been a crazy week, Asian America! Controversy around Peter Liang’s conviction captured the headlines while others weren’t so popular around the web. To find out about what else is going around in Asian America, explore the links below!

Social Justice

Prosecutor Won’t Seek Prison for Peter Liang, Ex-Officer Convicted in Killing [New York Times]


Asian-American Leaders Respond to the Supreme Court Nomination [NBC News]

Clinton’s Asian-American Outreach Director Leaving Campaign [Reuters]


Dead: Don Nakanishi, 66, UCLA Professor and Pioneer in Asian American Studies [UCLA Newsroom]

Pop Culture & Film

Two Asian American Filmmakers React To Academy’s Plans to Expand Membership [SCPR]

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