August 22, 2011
Written by C.N.
If you’re the nostalgic type, you might be interested to read the following posts from August of years past:
- 2010: Asian Americans, Education, & More Signs of Inclusion
Several recent news articles related to Asian Americans point to more inclusion in higher education.
- 2009: Globalization and Golf: Y.E. Yang, Newest Major Champion
Y.E. Yang’s dramatic upset of Tiger Woods at the PGA Championship represents a significant individual achievement and the emergence of a larger global trend in the world of golf.
- 2008: Spain Basketball Team’s Racist Gesture
Racist gesture by Spain’s men’s basketball team highlights how firmly embedded White privilege is around the world.
- 2007: Asian Intermarriage Patterns in Britain
Recent data about marriage and homosexuality attitudes among British Asians shows notable contrasts with U.S. Asians.
- 2006: Portraying Asian Americans in Video Games
Despite being overrepresented as video game programmers and players, Asian Americans see few positive portrayals of themselves as video game characters.
- 2005: Viet Nam War Reenactments
Growing popularity of Viet Nam War reenactments spark some tensions and debates around the racial aspects of such events.
- 2004: Can Ignorance be More Blatant?
Looking at the reasons why conservative Asian American ‘pundit’ Michelle Malkin defends the imprisonment of Japanese Americans during World War II.
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