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'Is this patriot enough?' Asian-American Army veteran protests racism by displaying wounds from military service during a town hall meeting

13 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement An Asian-American government official revealed his military scars during a town hall meeting on Tuesday to protest the recent wave of racially-motivated attacks in the country.
During a meeting of the West Chester Township, Ohio, Board of Trustees, chairman Lee Wong, 69, lifted his shirt and showed his scars to prove his "patriotism," NBC News reported. Wong served in the US Army for 20 years.
Footage of the moment, which has gone viral on social media, shows Wong unbuttoning his shirt while speaking about how tired he is of the Anti-Asian rhetoric he's witnessed in...
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The Amazon unionizing battle follows a familiar pattern as union accuses the...

The Amazon unionizing battle follows a familiar pattern as union accuses the company of 'illegal and egregious' actions

Summary List Placement As votes against forming a union at an Amazon warehouse Bessemer, Alabama outnumber pro-union ballots in an apparent landslide victory, organizers are... Read more ...

8 expert predictions ahead of Coinbase's hotly anticipated IPO next week

8 expert predictions ahead of Coinbase's hotly anticipated IPO next week

Summary List Placement Coinbase's debut on the Nasdaq on April 14 has been eagerly awaited, especially by cryptocurrency bulls who view the listing as a milestone for the... Read more ...

Fine with a fine: Alibaba accepts all-time high $2.8bn penalty from Chinese...

Fine with a fine: Alibaba accepts all-time high $2.8bn penalty from Chinese antitrust regulator

China's antitrust regulators have hit Alibaba Group, the world's largest e-commerce corporation, with an 18.2 billion yuan fine, the highest penalty of its kind on record. The... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders applauds the 'courage' of Amazon workers for taking on the...

Bernie Sanders applauds the 'courage' of Amazon workers for taking on the tech giant, says failed union vote will inspire other unionization efforts

Summary List Placement Sen. Bernie Sanders applauded Amazon workers at the Bessemer, Alabama, factory for taking on the company, even as a majority of votes were against... Read more ...

A guide to Bixby Home, the hub where you can access Samsung's digital voice...

A guide to Bixby Home, the hub where you can access Samsung's digital voice assistant

Summary List Placement Bixby is the voice assistant for Samsung devices, similar to Siri on Apple devices and Alexa on Amazon products. Related Article Module: What is Bixby? A... Read more ...

Here's the mailbox that could become a focal point in the battle between...

Here's the mailbox that could become a focal point in the battle between Amazon and union officials

Summary List Placement A mailbox outside of Amazon's Alabama warehouse could become a central focus in the aftermath of a historic union battle at the site. On Friday, a vote... Read more ...

Credit Suisse reins in hedge fund limits following $4.7 billion loss tied to...

Credit Suisse reins in hedge fund limits following $4.7 billion loss tied to Archegos Capital, report says

Summary List Placement Credit Suisse is reining in limits on hedge funds following the $20 billion Archegos Capital meltdown, according to a Bloomberg report . The financial... Read more ...

Levi Strauss surges 9% on booming sales forecast, and one analyst says the...

Levi Strauss surges 9% on booming sales forecast, and one analyst says the stock will surge another 25% from here

Summary List Placement Levi Strauss & Co. stock surged as much as 9% to a record high on Friday after the denim maker announced better-than-expected earnings and a booming... Read more ...

Biden praises Prince Philip's 'decades of devoted public service' and...

Biden praises Prince Philip's 'decades of devoted public service' and extends condolences to the British royal family

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden on Friday extended his condolences to the British royal family and the people of the United Kingdom over the death of Prince... Read more ...

Grim view of global future offered in intelligence report

Grim view of global future offered in intelligence report

WASHINGTON - US intelligence officials are painting a dark picture of the world's future, writing in a report released Thursday that the coronavirus pandemic has deepened... Read more ...