Asian-Americans Criticize Eyelid Surgery Craze

Some young Asian-American women are just saying no to the eyelid surgery so many peers are undergoing. They see the painful and expensive procedure–even more widespread in Korea and China–as an offensive alteration of ethnic identity.

New Women’s Shelter Draws Community Ire

A group of neighborhood residents oppose a shelter for battered Asian women that is undergoing move-in renovations in Brooklyn, N.Y. The publicity exposed the shelter’s location and could compromise the shelter’s safety.