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The Dark Truth Behind Yellow Fever / Fetishization of Asian Women

Yellow Fever, or the fetishization of Asian women, is seen regularly today and is backed up by a long history.…Read More


After the Atlanta Spa Shootings of Asian Americans

After the Atlanta Spa Shootings of Asian Americans The Check-In These are two Asian comedians who are talking to Asian…Read More


History of Whitewashed Hollywood

History of Whitewashed Hollywood Big Picture Film Club


10 Examples of Whitewashing You Never Thought About

10 Examples of Whitewashing You Never Thought About Once you are aware of the term “whitewashing” I believe you will…Read More


26 Governors issue a Joint Statement on the Rise in Anti-Asian Hate

Now, I don’t know what the joint statement will trigger in reality, but I am pleased that is 26 more…Read More


‘Encounter’ lead was supposed to be white. Then the director met Riz Ahmed.

What if people made an effort like director Michael Pearce to diversity their cast, staff, partners, etc? It can be…Read More


N95 Respirator

N95 Respirator Peter Tsai PhD, Taiwanese & American materials scientist (1952- ) When material scientist Peter Tsai PhD invented the…Read More


The inadequacy of the term “Asian American”

The label aspires to unify a wide range of communities with common cause and shared experiences. But many feel it…Read More


Unify Shoreline- Building an anti-racist community

September 18, 2021 Show Notes and Table of Contents 0:00 Suni Tolton, City of Shoreline, Diversity and Inclusion Coordinator.…Read More


I Am Not a Fetish or Model Minority

I Am Not a Fetish or Model Minority: Redefining What it Means to Be API in the Entertainment Industry Geena…Read More


US Senate passes bill to fight anti-Asian hate crimes

A hate crimes bill to combat violence against Asian Americans in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic passed the U.S.…Read More


Asian Misrepresentation in Media | Peter Westacott | TEDxIthacaCollege

Peter Westacott speaks about the portrayals (or lack thereof) of Asians in the media. Speaking from a psychological perspective, Peter…Read More


What Scarlett Johansson’s Missing in the Representation Debate – Between the Scenes | The Daily Show

Trevor unpacks Scarlett Johansson’s recent controversial comments about being allowed to “play any person, or any tree.”


Yellowface is a bad look, Hollywood

Stop casting white actors to play Asians maybe? Scarlett Johansson’s casting in ‘Ghost in the Shell’ is just one of…Read More


The History of Yellowface | Teen Vogue

In 2018, the all-asian cast of “Crazy Rich Asians” broke box office records around the world and became the 6th…Read More


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