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APEX Express – November 20, 2003

Special re-registration/ Special detainment? Sounds and true stories from Nov. 19th’s rally to halt registration and endangerment of civil liberties for immigrants, Muslim Americans, South Asians, and North Koreans held at INS in SF. Also, learn about Asian American prisoner Mike Ngo’s struggle to end segregation in prison. Plus, a Native American History Month Special: … Continued


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APEX Express – November 13, 2003

Stories from the Cherokee and Pacific Rim peoples are featured in the performance Ghost Festival III: Fire in Heaven. We’ll talk with award-winning story-tellers Brenda Wong Aoki and Gayle Ross – a descendent of John Ross, leader of the Cherokees during their forced removal along the Trail of Tears. The performance at Yerba Buena Center … Continued


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APEX Express – November 6, 2003

Apex talks with Oliver Chin about his book The Tao of Yao about basketball star Yao Ming, and about his 11/22 appearance at Eastwind Books in Berkeley. San Francisco Taiko Dojo is the leading US-based Japanese folk drum group. Find out about their November performance as well as their guest drummers including American Indian activist … Continued


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APEX Express – October 9, 2003

What book combines memories of a childhood in the Philippines, a re-rendering of the filming of Acopolypse Now, and a remarkable cast of characters? This new book by Fil-Am writer Jessica Hagedorn is the focus of an interview with Apex’s Rainjita Geelser. And as part of KPFA’s fund-raiser, Jessica’s book will be available with a … Continued