This edition: Best of Asian American Life: July 2015Tweet
Original tape date: June 18, 2015.
First aired: July 3, 2015.
During World War II, Japan imprisoned hundreds of women as sex slaves. Many are fighting to right this wrong and change history. Minnie Roh has our exclusive report.
Kyung Yoon talks to Andrea Jung, listed by Forbes as one of the most powerful women in the world, about leaving Avon to run a micro finance organization championing women’s causes.
Couples who need a surrogate mother to carry their baby are increasingly heading to India. Reporter Tinabeth Piña’s exclusive report finds a burgeoning surrogacy industry that’s projected to be worth billions.
Dee Gulati Director, Indian Egg Donors, Inc.
Andrea Jung President and Chief Executive Officer, Grameen America
Dr. Jimin Kim Historian, Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center at Queensborough Community College
Ranjana Kumari Director, Centre for Social Research
Dr. Dan Lesham Executive Director, Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center at Queensborough Community College
Anita Nagpal Medical Advisor, Indian Egg Donors, Inc.
Leslie Morgan Steiner Author