According to the AsianLite publication, since 2016, when Beijing launched the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), this was the 10th attack on Chinese nationals and interests in Pakistan... The Islamic State had claimed responsibility for killing the Chinese couple who were said to be teachers at a language centre in Quetta, Asian Lite reported.
Tetraphobia, or a fear of the number four (tessares in Ancient Greek), is common in EastAsian countries, because in several languages (among them Mandarin, Korean and Japanese) the sound of the word “four” is very similar to the sound of the word “death”.
The COVID-19 health crisis pushed digital platforms to curb the spread of misinformation, but it seems they did less to minimize anti-Asian content—despite signs the pandemic was being "racialised" ...Once we removed duplicates, unavailable videos, and videos in a language other than English, we obtained a dataset of 639 TikTok videos.
“They also reflect opportunity gaps and outcomes in particular for Black and Hispanic students as well as students with disabilities and English-language learners that are unacceptable,” he said ... Roughly 36% and 37% of black and Hispanic students passed the English test, compared to 67% and 71% of their white and Asian peers.
It’s Thursday, Sept. 29 ... You know it can be confusing ...Note ... L.A ...AsianAmericans, how do you talk about your mental health? Reporter Phi Do shares how it was hard to talk to her Vietnamese immigrant dad about anti-Asian hate. She asks whether anyone else also struggles with language barriers, trying to find terms that could fully express how you feel.
Htaike Htaike Aung, a digital researcher who documents the history of the internet in the SoutheastAsian country through the Myanmar Internet Project, tells TIME she met with senior Facebook executives about the social media platform’s effects in 2012 and 2013.
I have many SouthAsian clients willing to be on a waitlist so that they can choose to speak in their language.” ... My aim, and hope, in doing this research is to expand the work our communities have already started in documenting what does and doesn’t exist in different Asian languages regarding mental health terminology.
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 27, 2022-- ... “As an immigrant, I saw my family and friends struggle with receiving healthcare due to a lack of healthcare insurance and language challenges ... “Dr ... In early 2021, underserved Asian and Hispanic communities in need of COVID-19 vaccines were challenged by language and technology barriers ... CONTACT. Sharla Hooper ... .
The district has experienced a 13.5 percent gain with English language learners ... Murfreesboro schools rank in the 80th percentile in the state for English language arts and math ... Slightly less than nine percent of students in Murfreesboro are multi-racial, and Asian students are about three percent of the student population.