American Jesse Appell, creator of the new bi-weekly web series 'The Great LOL of China,' discusses doing comedy in China and why he's doing the show.
A roadside vendor pours tea in Jaipur, India on March 24, 2015. (James.Man/Flickr)
"People will see a person if you play a person. I still feel this, but over time I see some of the invisible obstacles too," says Ken Leung of his experience as an Asian American actor.
Boats bob up and down in the waters of Borocay, Philippines on March 14, 2015. (ilya/Flickr)
Our latest Weekly Rewind, featuring some of the best Asia-related content from the past seven days that you may have missed.
"It all started in the parking lots of Koreatown," says Kev Nish of the chart-topping Asian American hip hop group Far East Movement.
A young boy jumps up to dunk a basketball in Borocay, Philippines on March 15, 2015. (ilya/Flickr)
Billionaire George Soros discusses the hostile atmosphere toward civil society in China, and how authorities make it difficult for philanthropists like him to help those in need.
But, the billionaire investor and philanthropist warned the Asia Society audience, ethnic tensions and a lack of tolerance threaten economic and political progress in the Southeast Asian nation.
Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: Deng Xiaoping's 1979 visit.
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