Town Square

Asian And Latino Communities Face An “Unlevel Playing Field” For Pandemic Recovery

Posted on · 16 U.S. cities have seen a 150% increase in hate crimes against Asian Americans and more than 3000 reports of anti-Asian American hate in the past year, according to the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism.

Houston Matters

Monday’s Show: County Clerk Resigning, And Texas As A Battleground State (May 11, 2020)

Posted on · On Monday's Houston Matters: Harris County Clerk Diane Trautman is resigning, the potential for Texas to be a battleground state, the contributions of Asian Americans to Greater Houston, and veterinarian Dr. Lori Teller answers your questions.


Houston Welcomes New Asia Society Center

Posted on · Latest research says Houston is the most ethnically diverse city in the country. This much is apparent in the growing population of Asian-Americans — a number which has risen in Houston by 70% from 2000 to 2010. And now those Asian-Americans have a physical place to go in the form of the new Asia Society’s building in the Museum District.