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How Are Different Asian-American Groups Faring Economically? : Code Switch : NPR

Some highlights from a US Department of Labour Report on Asian Americans:

“Overall, 53.4 percent of Asians over the age of 25 have a bachelors degree or higher — the highest percentage by far among the major race groups.”

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Multiculturalism

"Bill O’Reilly And White Privilege": Race Hustler, Bathing In Privilege

Is white privilege real? Not according to Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly.

This week O’Reilly debated the issue of white privilege with a fellow host and then returned to the topic the next day with this… 887 more words

Fox News

"Shameful And Historically Illiterate": Dear Fox News; Please Stop Using Asian Americans To Attack Black People

“Talking Points does not—does not—believe in white privilege.”

That was Fox News host Bill O’Reilly’s big, brave pitch during his third-person “talking points” segment on Tuesday’s edition of… 646 more words

Racism

Star Trek’s Long History of Racism and Sexism, and The New Star Trek Series Planned For 2015

By Ray Charlston

This article is a transcript of my recent conversation with Dr. Norman Frederickson. Dr. Frederickson is the President of the Campaign for Equality, Justice and Peace. 6,206 more words

Racism

SENATOR HARRY REID ADMITS: "I'M NO SMARTER THAN A 5TH GRADER"

Washington, D.C. (The Adobo Chronicles) – In a speech before the Asian Chamber of Commerce in Las Vegas last Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) delivered a couple of punch lines that many consider to be racist and insensitive to Asian Americans. 152 more words

Politics

I Should Be Grateful My Sons Are Asian

It’s not that I failed to notice before the recent events in Missouri that the US carried a lot of racial baggage. During my first three years living here as a grad student from Canada, there was no avoiding the knowledge that I was only one of three Asian students in the creative writing program. 1,869 more words

Deep (& Shallow) Thoughts

'Dumbest things he's ever said!' Imagine Harry Reid's reaction if a GOPer told these Asian 'jokes'

It's time again for everyone's favorite game! "What If A Republican Said It!" *cheers* http://t.co/2LHD9sXbOI

— Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) August 22, 2014

During an address to an Asian audience yesterday, Harry Reid, who is…

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US Politics