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UCLA Expert Challenges The Asian-American “Model Minority” Assumption

UCLA Expert Challenges The Asian-American “Model Minority” Assumption

by Shilpa Banerji | March 2, 2007
Asian-American youth are often portrayed as the “model minority” who have perfect SAT score [...] Read more

Asian Americans Aren’t White Folks’ ‘Racial Mascots’

by Frank H. Wu and William Kidder | October 5, 2006
Affirmative action has almost always been framed as a Black and White issue... [...] Read more

Perspectives: Asian Americans Aren’t White Folks’ ‘Racial Mascots’

by Frank H. Wu and William Kidder | October 4, 2006
Although usually excluded from discussions about civil rights, Asian Americans are increasingly [...] Read more

University of Michigan Faculty Seek Help After Asian Students Harassed

by Staff and News Wire Report | October 20, 2005
Several University of Michigan faculty members have asked school president Dr. Mary Sue Coleman [...] Read more
Blacks, Hispanics Trail Whites, Asians in Colorado schools

Blacks, Hispanics Trail Whites, Asians in Colorado schools

by Associated Press | October 10, 2005
Black and Hispanic schoolchildren don't fare as well as White and Asian classmates in math, rea [...] Read more
Asian American Leaders Criticize Handling of Student Complaint by Washington Human Rights Commission

Asian American Leaders Criticize Handling of Student Complaint by Washington Human Rights Commission

by Associated Press | October 6, 2005
Asian American students and community leaders are criticizing a state Human Rights Commission t [...] Read more

University of Michigan Faculty Seek Help After Asian Students Harassed

by Associated Press | September 28, 2005
Several University of Michigan faculty members have asked school President Mary Sue Coleman... [...] Read more
Asian American Leaders Criticize State Rights Commission Task Force

Asian American Leaders Criticize State Rights Commission Task Force

by Associated Press | September 1, 2005
Asian American students and community leaders are criticizing a state Human Rights Commission t [...] Read more
University of Michigan Vision Study Says Asians, Whites See World Differently

University of Michigan Vision Study Says Asians, Whites See World Differently

by Associated Press | August 25, 2005
Asians and North Americans really do see the world differently, according to researchers at the [...] Read more
Survey: Asian Americans Are the Most Wired Ethnic Group

Survey: Asian Americans Are the Most Wired Ethnic Group

by Black Issues | January 17, 2002
Survey: Asian Americans Are the Most Wired Ethnic Group WASHINGTONEnglish-speaking Asian Americ [...] Read more

The ‘Other’ Asians

by Black Issues | February 3, 2000
The ‘Other’  AsiansWith their numbers on the rise, Indian, Pakistani and other South [...] Read more