There’s been a lot of outrage in the Asian American community over the whitewashing of Emma Stone’s character Allison Ng in the Cameron Crowe movie Aloha. However, an open letter published in the Daily Kos wonders if Asian Americans have misdirected their rage.
Sure Hollywood is to blame and it was Cameron Crowe who bears … Read more
From Louis Vuitton to Bottega Veneta to Hugo Boss, high fashion is using hot Asian men to sell their products.
Asian male models are rising from obscurity onto the pages of fashion magazines.
The Huffington Post took a look at what’s behind this higher profile of Asian male models.
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Rep. Loretta Sanchez’ (D-Orange County) meeting with Indian Americans during the California Democratic Convention went terribly wrong when she admitted she was expecting to meet with Native Americans, reported KABC
“I am going to his office, thinking that I am going to meet with a,” she said, while making a gesture and sound stereotypically associated … Read more
The star who will play the lead role in the new series Quantico this fall on ABC (Tuesdays 10 pm/ 9 Central)
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When you hear it, a comeback may not immediately come to mind. Why didn’t I think of saying this or that during the moment, you might ask yourself.
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Not only did he have a strong charismatic screen presence, he also combated the image of the Asian American male as nerdy and weak.
A panel of Asian Americans expressed frustrations about the stereotypes they deal with in the workplace, reports the Stillwater Press.
The discussion at the University of Oklahoma was sponsored by the Asian American Students Association.
“We’ve all had that experience when you do something and that person goes, ‘Oh, you did that – that’s … Read more
An article in the LA Times reported the 2015 fall line up could even be more diverse than 2014.
The pilots include a cross cultural comedy written by Korean American Diana Son and a television version of Rush Hour starring Jon Foo … Read more
A jewelry ad that ran in print publications has been pulled by Kalyan Jewellers after it was attacked as racist, reports Merinews.
The ad showed a dark skin boy holding an umbrella over the elegant Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. It immediately drew comparisons to slavery from its critics.
“The creative was intended to … Read more