— Merlyn (@IamAgriot) December 15, 2013
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
So this hashtag #NotYourAsianSidekick has gone on for 11 hours now as a top U.S. trend. It’s time to talk queerness! Tell me the stories!!!
— Suey Park (@suey_park) December 16, 2013
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
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
The 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
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
(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