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Facing Microaggressions as an Asian

Facing Microaggressions as an Asian

By Ash Ryoo, Columnist

September 13, 2018


Filed under Columns, Culture, Opinion, Race

Microaggressions plague racial minorities, even in the arts. But how can we address them?

Women’s March on Washington

Women’s March on Washington

By Carolyn Fan, Contributing Writer

January 23, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Carolyn Fan and her family's history is deeply intertwined with protesting — and she hopes to continue it in the age of Trump.

Fox News Segment Pushes Asian Voters Left

Fox News Segment Pushes Asian Voters Left

By Emily Fong, Opinion Editor

October 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Thanks to idiots like Jesse Watters and people like him, when Asians vote, they’ll vote for Democrats.

Asian-Americans Deserve Racial Nuance

Asian-Americans Deserve Racial Nuance

By Emily Fong, Deputy Opinion Editor

February 1, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Asian-Americans, as one of the fastest growing demographics in the United States, can neither look past the grievances caused by primarily white institutions, nor can they ignore the problematic tendencies within their own communities.

Panel brings discrimination against Asians to forefront

Panel brings discrimination against Asians to forefront

By Christine Wang, Staff Writer

April 21, 2015


Filed under News

Speakers discussed the experiences of young Asian-Americans who face cultural differences in the U.S.

Representation of Asian Americans in film limited

Representation of Asian Americans in film limited

By Zahra Haque, Staff Columnist

December 5, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Roles should showcase the full spectrum of diversity and complexity in Asian-American populations.

City college students explore culture of Asian-Americans

City college students explore culture of Asian-Americans

By Ann Schmidt, News Editor

April 28, 2014


Filed under News

Over 500 New York City students, professionals and organizers united over the weekend to appreciate Asian-American culture and address issues the community faces. The eighth annual New York City Asian American Students Conference was held in the Kimmel Center for University Life on April 26. Around 50 st...

Blog fights minority stereotype in U.S.

Blog fights minority stereotype in U.S.

February 11, 2014


Filed under News

Members of NYU Generasian, NYU’s Asian-American publication, as well as other interested students, congregated to hear Phil Yu, creator of the blog Angry Asian Man, speak on the media representation of Asian-Americans on Feb. 10. Based in Los Angeles, Yu has gained recognition from media outlets...