Tag: Beauty Pageants


Beauty Pageant Puts Transgender Asian Immigrants in the Limelight

The Miss AsiaNYC beauty pageant aims to create awareness and establish a supportive community for transgender Asian women in New York, and to reveal just how profoundly the members of this group are on the margins of society.

Meet the New Miss USA, She’s an Arab American Immigrant

Rima Fakih was born in Lebanon. Representing the state of Michigan, she took the crown at the Miss USA contest on Sunday night.