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Asian Americans are Americans of Asian ancestry. The term refers to a panethnic group that includes diverse populations, which have origins in East Asia, South Asia, or Southeast Asia, as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau. This includes people who indicate their race(s) on the census as "Asian" or reported entries such as "Chinese, Filipino, Indian, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, and Other Asian". In 2018, Asian Americans comprised 5.4% of the U.S. population; including multiracial Asian Americans, that percentage increases to 6.5%.

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Alison Brie regrets voicing Asian-American on Bojack Horseman [Video]

Alison Brie regrets voicing Asian-American on Bojack Horseman

Alison Brie has lamented voicing a Vietnamese-American character in the cult animated show BoJack Horseman.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:48Published
Trump calls coronavirus 'kung flu' again [Video]

Trump calls coronavirus 'kung flu' again

US president Donald Trump again referred to the coronavirus as “kung flu”, a pejorative term which Asian-Americans and many other people say is racist.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:25Published
Joe Biden Nicknames Donald Trump 'President Tweety' [Video]

Joe Biden Nicknames Donald Trump 'President Tweety'

The former Vice President revealed the nickname while speaking to the Asian American and Pacific Islanders Victory Fund.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:01Published
Coronavirus live: Trump clashes with Asian American reporter as US deaths pass 80,000 [Video]

Coronavirus live: Trump clashes with Asian American reporter as US deaths pass 80,000

Coronavirus live: Trump clashes with Asian American reporter as US deaths pass 80,000

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 02:01Published

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