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Anti-Asian propaganda on display in Philadelphia City Hall

Referencing the “yellow peril” history of anti-Asian racism in the US, the exhibition — called “American Peril” — mostly features items that were not designed to last very long.

By Peter Crimmins/WHYY

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Return of the rat: Chinese Lunar New Year honors the trickster

This weekend, Lunar Year celebrations happen all across Philadelphia, with a major Lion Dance parade in Chinatown on Sunday.

By Peter Crimmins/WHYY

2 out of 5 Asian Pacific American households in Pa. risk going uncounted in census

Roughly 40% of Pennsylvania’s Asian American and Pacific Islander community is at risk of going uncounted in the 2020 census, according to Governor Wolf’s Advisory Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs.

By Emily Scott/WHYY