model minority

  • History Answers the Inexplicable: Interview with Madeline Hsu

    by Shirley Lung

    "Asian Pacific Americans is a census category. It does not reflect the lived experiences, in fact, of many ethnic Asian persons living in the United States....But it is politically a necessity, in part because of the racial projects at work. These killings were racially motivated."

  • Is the "Yellow Peril" Dead?

    by Ellen D. Wu

    How Asian Americans became the model minority -- and why whites still consider them to be a threat.