In Football We Trust intimately follows four Polynesian high school football players in Utah struggling to overcome gang violence, family pressures, and poverty as they enter the high stakes world of college recruiting and the promise of pro sports.
“To know our kinship is to expand our vision and deepen our love, the trait most emphatically shared, most painfully abandoned, and most urgently needed, on this most tender, green branch of the tree of life.”
K-12 students: Enter the Growing Up Asian in America contest and tell us who in your life you would nominate for a gold medal. Submit video, art, essays or poems for a chance to win $1,000 in cash and prizes.
Here are recipes from Cecilia Chiang’s “The Mandarin Way” memoir and cookbook. Whole steamed fish and dumplings are both traditional Chinese New Year dishes, to be eaten on New Year’s Eve, February 7, 2016.