Archive for April, 2013
 

 

MANAA Adds Disclaimers To Breakfast At Tiffany’s Screenings in New York and Beverly Hills

                  The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy (BBPC) was going to sponsor an outdoor screening of the infamous Breakfast At Tiffany’s movie on August 11, 2011.  MAN...
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2011 Asian Pacific American Media Coalition (APAMC) Report Card

The APAMC issues a challenge to the TV networks:  Within three years, launch a series where the main star is Asian American.  NBC once again comes out on top and is the only network to improve upon its overall grade. The deta...
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MANAA Approves of Comcast/NBCU merger

                    (On December 15, 2010-Karen Narasaki sent a letter (cc’d to  Commissioners Michael J. Copps, Robert M. McDowell, Mignon Clyburn, and Meredith Attwell Bake...
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ESPN’s “Chink In The Armor” headline

February 15- In an interview with Walt Clyde Frazier, ESPN anchor Max Bretos asks why NY Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin failed to perform as well (against the Sacramento Kings) as he’d done in the past:  “If there is a ...
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“Bill Nojay Show” Ridiculing Congressional Candidate Nate Shinagawa

MANAA contacts the radio show hosts and station manager of a New York radio station over racially tinged comments they made against an Asian American Congressional candidate and asks for an apology.  They refuse. July 6, 2012-...
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MANAA Complaint Leads To Cancellation of “The College Experiment” on FoxSports.com

  http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xkt7i5_college-x-oschack-visits-usc_sport August 31, 2011–The premiere episode of “The College Experiment” airs online featuring a white host (Bob Oschack) interviewing only Asian s...
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Campaign to Save NBC’s “Outsourced”

April 15, 2011-At the NBC quarterly meeting, the Asian Pacific American Media Coalition (APAMC) learns that an Indian American group is trying to launch a campaign to save the show (it started out strongly with 6 million viewer...
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Kababayan–L.A. and “Chinky Eyes”

February 18, order 2011-MANAA Founding President Guy Aoki emails a letter to Janelle So and KSCI (Channel 18)’s general manager. “On Wednesday, health February 2nd while interviewing a make-up artist on your show ‘Kababay...
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Jason Whitlock’s Tweet About Jeremy Lin’s Penis Size

February 10, 2012-Following the New York Knicks defeating the Los Angeles Lakers 92 to 85 and Jeremy Lin scoring a career high 38 points, Fox Sports columnist Jason Whitlock tweets:  “Some lucky lady in NYC is gonna feel a c...
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Letter to Los Angeles Times over The Descendants

February 28, 2012-MANAA Founding President Guy Aoki sends a Letter to the Editor (edited by board member Miriam Nakamura and member Dr. Ray Quan) to the L.A. Times. March 18-It’s published:  “I rolled my eyes reading Betsy...
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