Metro Asian News

Georgia state lawmakers approve new restrictions on voting

Atlanta, March 25, 2021 - Georgia’s Republican-led House of Representatives passed a sweeping elections bill on Thursday that would impose new restrictions on voting...

Georgia Institute of Technology professor charged with Visa and wire fraud

Atlanta, March 24, 2021 - Gee-Kung Chang has been arraigned on federal charges of conspiracy to commit visa fraud, conspiracy to commit wire fraud,...

Gwinnett Tech's Amanda Wong named as GOAL student for 2020-2021

Lawrenceville, March 23, 2021 – To stand out in a crowd of thousands of students is no easy feat, but Gwinnett Technical College student...

My bi-racial family faces racism attacks by neighbors and inadequate protections from local enforcement

By Caressa Kao I am an African American woman and my husband is Taiwanese American. Our story is a classic New York City story: we...

Donations pour in for families of Atlanta shooting victims

Atlanta, March 21, 2021 - Shortly after his mother was killed in the Atlanta-area shootings, Randy Park launched a GoFundMe page asking for $20,000...

Hundreds in Atlanta rally to support Asian Americans after fatal shootings

Atlanta, March 21, 2021 - Hundreds of demonstrators gathered outside the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta on Saturday in support of the Asian American...

‘Speak out:’ Biden, Harris decry racism during Atlanta visit

Atlanta, March 20, 2021 — President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris offered solace to Asian Americans and denounced the scourge of racism...

Spa shootings could be first test of Georgia hate crimes law

Atlanta, March 20, 2021 — The murder case against a white man charged with shooting and killing six women of Asian descent and two...

Four Asian women shooting victims identified by Fulton County Medical Examiners

Atlanta, March 18, 2021-The Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office officially released the names of the four women killed in two Asian spas on March...

Gwinnett County Board of Education votes to fire Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks

Lawrenceville, March 18, 2021 - The Gwinnett County Board of Education voted 3-2 to transition the leadership of Georgia’s largest school district from CEO/Superintendent...