Asian American men rank with Black women as the least likely to get a date online.
A Fox Sports sideline reporter has been fired after managing to insult Mexicans, Asians and Jews during remarks she made during a Facebook live post, reports The Wrap.
Emily Austen made her offensive comments while appearing in a round table discussion for Barstool Sports, which is not … Read more
(Note from the Editor: The following letter to the editor was sent to the Root and shared with AsAmNews in response to two recent articles about the Qiobi laundry detergent commercial recently published by Root)
By Melissa M
In response to Yesha Callahan’s two articles: Watch: Commercial for Detergent Aired on Chinese TV Shows Just … Read more
OK, let’s get to it.
This TV commercial for a Chinese laundry detergent is out and out racist – disgustingly racist.
The detergent commercial airing in China made me so angry that it took me a week to gather my thoughts.
The ad for Qiaobi laundry detergent shows a black man … Read more
By Ed Diokno
It’s a case of life imitating art. The internet viral sensation #StarringJohnCho — where actor John Cho’s face was superimposed on popular movie posters in order to show the plausibility of more diverse casting in Hollywood movies — has come true.
Paramount has … Read more
A Chinese company has apologized for a commercial deemed racist both inside and outside of China, reports Quartz.
The ad showed an attractive Chinese woman rebuffing the advances of a Black man by stuffing him in a washing machine, throwing Qiaobi detergent in, and then smiling when the Black man emerged as a handsome Chinese … Read more
By Ed Diokno
It’s all about sex and power.
The stereotypes that haunt Asian American men and women is getting talked about outside of our community and it’s about time.
Franchesca Ramsey is the host of MTV’s weekly video series, Decoded, where she tackles… Read more
A commercial for a Chinese laundry product is causing quite a stink in the U.S.
It’s gone viral on social media with some comments almost as racist as the commercial itself.
It depicts a Black man making advances at a Chinese woman.
She responds flirtatiously, coaxing him to get … Read more
Korean American rapper Dumbfoundead, AKA Jonathan Park, is taking the #StarringJohnCho concept to the next level.
The Koreatown-based musician took classic Hollywood scenes from both the big screen and television and superimposed his face on top of the White male stars.
“After the last Academy Awards and the regular … Read more