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Media Portrayals: Stereotypes

Entertainment Media & Stereotypes

It is valuable to consider the ways in which media influence our thoughts and opinions about salient societal themes like gender, economic status, race, sexuality, and cultural ideology, to name just a few. 1,288 more words

I'm Asian

“My potential is more than can be expressed within the bounds of my race or ethnic identity.” —Arthur Ashe

For anyone that knows me well, you’ll know I’m always down for a good Asian joke.

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PC Nutcracker

S (the best dancer at one of the schools I go to… or went to, before the car accident) took me to Ballet BC & … 408 more words

Vancouver

'Sad Asian Girls Club' Isn't What You Think

When you first hear the name a different picture might come to mind but make no mistake, ‘Sad Asian Girls Club‘ is far from it. 31 more words

Excellence

Breaking Asian Stereotypes

An avid fan of writing about social issues, I have a particular interest in covering and understanding racism and why it happens. I wrote this article about a local campaign to counter xenophobia on the University of Iowa campus, especially after international and Asian American students at the UI were targets of xenophobic messages mostly on Yik Yak, I broke that news too. 8 more words

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Lack of Asian Rolemodels Even in Recent Media

I am talking about whitewashing and stereotypes. This is a topic that has been covered by many. Even John Oliver has covered this topic, but it would seem that there is not even traction yet or most  western companies just seem to outright prefer having a majority White cast in a increasingly globalist society. 708 more words

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