LOS ANGELES: ‘FIVE THINGS I HATE ABOUT THE NEW AMAZON TV SERIES HOMECOMING’

ANDREA PLATE WRITES – The early reviews are in: Amazon Prime’s  “Homecoming” series is a hit. The story-line, about a counselor helping veterans returning home transition to civilian life, is suspenseful. It’s gritty and “noir.” It’s a psychological thriller. And it features a cinematic superstar, Julia Roberts, who proves that, rather…

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LOS ANGELES: NATIONAL COMMITTEE ON NORTH KOREA VISITS LMU AND GIFTS STUDENTS WITH SUPER-SUMMIT INSIGHTS

TOM PLATE WRITES – Thanks to an inspiring visit by the National Committee on North Korea, a handful of staffers – not to mention their prof – may have learned more about the intricacies of the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea and its regional relationships in two hours than in…

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LOS ANGELES: WHY SAVING THE VA FROM TRUMP’S NOMINEE IS THE RIGHT MEDICINE FOR OUR WOUNDED VETERANS

ANDREA PLATE WRITES – What’s the big deal about Dr Ronny L. Jackson, President Trump’s embattled nominee for Secretary of Veterans Affairs? It’s obvious, if the allegations are true. They include: creating a hostile work environment. Drinking excessively on the job. Prescribing and dispensing medications inappropriately, to his own staff,…

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LOS ANGELES: WORLD FAMOUS UN EXPERT ON THE POLITICS AND ETHICS OF GLOBAL FOOD DISTRIBUTION COMES TO BRIEF LMU

WRITES JAY SEO – The UN Rapporteur for the Right to Food, Dr. Hilal Elver, will speak to students and faculty next Wednesday, 31 Jan., at Loyola Marymount University. This special event, co-sponsored by LMU’s Asia Media Center and the International Relations Program of LMU’s Political Science Dept., will take…

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LOS ANGELES: ASIA WORLD FILM FESTIVAL REACHES ARTISTIC GREATNESS WITH “A TAXI DRIVER” FROM SOUTH KOREA

YI NING WONG writes — South Korea is largely known as one of the Asian countries that have managed to successfully advance their economy into the developed world, in addition to evolving a stable democracy. However, with this advancement, much of modern society has forgotten the struggles that South Koreans…

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LOS ANGELES: SPECTACULAR ‘ASIAN WORLD FILM FESTIVAL’ PROJECTS THE RAW STORIES OF ASIA WITH PANACHE

ALEXIS CRUZ WRITES — The Asian World Film Festival took place this past week October 25 – November 2. The festival commenced with the opening night screening of “Ayla: The Daughter of War.” Asia Media International was honored to be able to cover the event and share reviews of our…

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