A series of events and seminars for mothers will be taking place in the month of May, which is often known in the Korean community as the ‘month for family,’ as Korea’s Children’s Day lands on May 5, and Parents’ Day lands on May 8.
Ever since ISIS has conquered northern Iraq, according to Said Mamuzini, a Kurdistan Democratic Party official from Mosul reported that at least 250 women in Mosul who refused to be sex slaves, and be temporarily married to fighters in the terri group, also known as ‘sexual jihad,’ were murdered.
Target will now allow transgender people to use the bathroom and fitting rooms in accordance with their gender identity and not their biological sex.
On Monday morning, Greg Abott, the governor of Texas, announced Houston at a state of emergency as rain poured down at rates as great as four inches an hour, inundating nine counties at an accelerated rates—killing five people and trapping residents in their own homes and automobiles.
New Covenant Academy, a K-12 Christian school comprised of some 180 students, announced earlier this month that all of its 17 graduating seniors were admitted to universities.
Members of the Glendale City Council have made comments during its Tuesday evening city council meeting in support of the Korean ‘comfort women,’ who were victims of sexual slavery in World War II, in response to backlash from Korean American activists.
Massive Leaks of Offshore Financial Transactions Expose Global Network of Illegal Transactions and Crime
Over 11 million documents were leaked from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca disclosing hidden financial dealings of over 214,000 entities in about 200 countries and territories.
A congressional committee asked President Barack Obama to confront Chinese President Xi Jinping on the worsening human rights situation, including imprisonment of Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo, during his US visit last week.
Korean American Non-Profit Seeks to Help Eligible Individuals Apply for Citizenship with Free Workshop
As the presidential elections are quickly approaching, the Korean Resource Center (KRC) has decided to offer free workshops on how to apply for citizenship to help as many Korean immigrants as possible to become eligible to vote.
The effort to 'give back 10 percent to the community' by Open Bank and Open Stewardship Foundation has continued once again this year. According to the foundation, this year's process focused more on transparency and integrity during the evaluation and selection process of the applicants.
A group of Korean American community service organizations have held hands to provide a 'healing seminar' for Korean mothers in Los Angeles. The seminar, themed 'How is your heart, Mom?', will take place at the Korean American Family Services (KFAM) office from 10 AM to 12 PM on March 31, and is co-hosted by KFAM, Koreatown Youth and Community Center (KYCC), and YNOT Community Services.
What would a Christian’s perspective look like regarding the issue of the Japanese Army’s ‘comfort women’? How could the long-lasting and historical pain that resulted from their abuse be resolved? The Presbyterian Theological Seminary in America hosted a forum regarding the issue called, “Christian Social Justice and the Japanese Army’s Comfort Women Issue” on March 17.
Refugees have increased risk of psychotic disorders as compared to native-born and other people who have migrated for other reason apart from fleeing war, according to a new Swedish study published in BMJ medical journal.
About 20 leaders of the community and homeless ministries gathered in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning to share and discuss what they have been doing thus far in terms of reaching out to the homeless, what resources they need and may be able to receive from the government, and ways they can partner with the government to be more effective in their outreach.
The Vatican will venerate Mother Teresa into a Saint, who was known for her tireless serving of the poor. Pope Francis has approved the canonization of Mother Teresa, and thousands of her admirers will come to witness the event on September 4.