DAILY NEWS BRIEF: Immigration and voting, Diversity in comedy, Solidarity with BlackLivesMatter

[NBC News] New Report Finds Immigrants Fuel Growth of Asian Voter Population: “Asians made up 4.2 percent of the U.S. eligible voting population 2014, up from 1.4 percent in 1990. The share of eligible voters also rose among Hispanic and black voters, from 5 percent to 11.4 percent and 11 percent to 12.1 percent, respectively.”

[VOX] Master of None would like to thank straight white guys for their boring TV shows: “Yang joked…’Because you guys crushed it for so long, anything else seems kind of different.'”

[San Francisco Bay View] Asians 4 Black Lives: #WakeUpEdLee, fire Chief Suhr and Mario Woods’ killer cops: “Asians4BlackLives, a Bay Area group of Asian community organizers, held a community intervention in front of Ed Lee’s house to demand that he stand with the Black Lives Matter Movement.”


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