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Asian Americans

  1. affirmative action
    The Harvard Affirmative-Action Case Isn’t Really About Undervaluing Asian LaborIt’s about overvaluing whiteness.
  2. orange county
    Republicans Are Now Outnumbered in Conservative Bastion of Orange CountyRonald Reagan once called Orange County, California, “where all good Republicans go to die.” Now demographics and Trump are turning it blue.
  3. vision 2020
    The Asian-American Electorate Is Becoming a ForceDemocrats won 77 percent of the Asian-American vote in 2018 after losing it in the last midterms.
  4. education
    The Promise of Integration Has Not Been Fulfilled in NYC SchoolsJust 190 black children were offered admission to New York City’s specialized public high schools on Monday, out of 4,800. Here’s why that matters.
  5. race
    White Americans Got Affirmative Action First. Now Many of Them Want It Gone.A lawsuit filed by Asian-American applicants against Harvard is revealing uncomfortable truths about the history of racial advantage in the U.S.
  6. harassment
    When Asian Women Are Harassed for Marrying Non-Asian MenOnline groups of Asian men target women like me.
  7. The Search for Madame Liu-TsongIn 1951, Anna May Wong was TV’s first Asian-American leading actor. And then her groundbreaking show disappeared.
  8. politics
    Arizona GOP Site Represented Asian-Americans With Picture of Margaret Cho SitcomThey lifted the shot from All-American Girl.
  9. The Model Minority in the Age of TrumpThe United Airlines incident occurred within a disturbing context of increased hate directed at Asian-Americans.
  10. WATCH: The Myth of Asian-American Success and Institutionalized InvisibilityLook at the details, and the picture changes.
  11. racism
    Eddie Huang on Steve Harvey’s Asian Men Jokes“For his own personal profit, he’s willing to perpetuate the emasculation of Asian men.”
  12. racism
    Steve Harvey Actually Thinks His Hack Jokes About Asian Men Are Funny“You like Asian men? I don’t even like Chinese food!”
  13. Asian-Americans Return to – or Stay With – DemocratsThe 2014 exit polls showed the GOP winning the Asian-American vote after apparently losing it badly in 2012. A new poll shows Democrats back in front.
  14. Asian-Americans Like Clinton, Don’t Like TrumpThis growing group may or may not have tilted away from Democrats in 2014. But that’s over now.
  15. white washing
    Hollywood Whitewashing Gets Called OutMargaret Cho is leading a monthlong campaign against whitewashing.
  16. american idol
    William Hung Returned for American Idol FinaleWhat a joke.