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Bad Ass Asians

Dec 16, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

BBC: #NotYourAsianSideKick grabbing even international attention`

posted by Randall


As AsAmNews first reported Sunday, the twitter hashtag #NotYourAsianSidekick began trending on Twitter Sunday morning and quickly became the number one trending topic of the day.

Asian Americans on three continents chimed in with their stream of consciousness thoughts, first on … Read more

Campus

Dec 16, 2013 Ξ 1 comment

Academic boycott of Israel by Association for Asian American Studies gains support

posted by Randall

Israeli UniversityUpdated 8:09 a.m. Pacific Time

The Association for Asian American Studies today picked up support for its academic boycott of Israel (pictured Israeli University, photo by Heatkernels)

Results of a vote by the 5,000 member American Studies Association were announced today with a record 1252 members voting, the measure passed with 66 percent support.… Read more

Blogs

Dec 15, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

#Not Your Asian Sidekick Trends on Twitter

posted by Randall


The above tweet by freelance writer Suey Park says it all.
The hashtag NotYourAsianSidekick was apparently launched about 8 this morning Pacific Time … Read more

Community Issues

Dec 15, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

Racism Review: How stereotypes hurt Asian Americans in the work place

posted by Randall

Corporate board roomThere’s little room for argument that Asian Americans have had difficulties rising into the ranks of the executive chair and corporate board rooms.

Despite the success Asian Americans have attained in education, just 1.5 percent of college presidents are currently Asian American compared to 3.4 percent who are Hispanic and 5.9 percent who are African … Read more

Blogs

Dec 15, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

Policy Mic: Asian American cultural norm breaking down. More Materialistic

posted by Randall

Money & dollarsThe days of Asian Americans being stingy with their money may be nearing an end as the millennials flex their newfound wealth, according to a blog by Justin Chan in Policy Mic.

Under the values of the older generation who escaped their homelands for better economic prospects in the United States, there was a … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 14, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

Fung Bros: It’s Cool Lordes might be dating an Asian guy

posted by Randall


The racist comments about singer Lorde and her Asian boyfriend, cast a disturbing light on Americans’ stereotypes of Asian men and their attractiveness.

Do you think its cool Lordes might be dating an Asian guy?

The Grammy nominated singer is getting a lot of flack from her fans who think she’s deserving of a better … Read more

Blogs

Dec 14, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

She Vowed not to date Asian men, and now regrets it

posted by Randall

Love RomanceBy Shereniee Beanie Fung

Guest Blogger

(Note from the editor: Sheriniee Beanie Fung posted these comments on the Facebook page Asians Not Brianwashed  by the Media in regards to an old blog on XO Jane entitled I’m an Asian Woman and I Refuse to Ever Date an Asian Man. They are reprinted below with … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 14, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

KoreAm: She’s no Asian fetish. She’s Diana Oh & The Sister Rosettas

posted by Randall

Sista RosettasIt sounded like a variation of a pick up line Diana Oh has heard many times before, but she was in no mood to be some white guys Asian fetish.

According to KoreAm, it was also the pick up line that lead to the formation of a new indie band with Oh as the … Read more

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