My aunt and uncle, who live in Long Island, had gone there on an early date decades ago. My mom and her sister were visiting from out of town. None of them were of Asian descent, and yet almost immediately, the Asian jokes started: Asians are bad drivers. Asian men are undesirable.
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Stereotypes of East Asians are ethnic stereotypes found in American society about first-generation immigrants , and American-born citizens whose family members immigrated to the United States, from East Asian countries, such as China, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan. Stereotypes of East Asians , like other ethnic stereotypes, are often portrayed in the mainstream media, entertainment, literature, internet and other forms of creative expression in American society. These stereotypes have been largely and collectively internalized by society and have mainly negative repercussions for Americans of East Asian descent and East Asian immigrants in daily interactions, current events, and government legislation. The term "Yellow Peril" refers to white apprehension, peaking in the late 19th-century, that the European inhabitants of Australia , New Zealand , South Africa , Canada , and the United States would be displaced by a massive influx of East Asians; who would fill the nation with a foreign culture and speech incomprehensible to those already there and steal jobs away from the European inhabitants and that they would eventually take over and destroy their civilization, ways of life, culture and values. The term has also referred to the belief and fear that East Asian societies would invade and attack Western societies, wage war with them and lead to their eventual destruction, demise and eradication. The American Immigration Act of limited the number of Asians because they were considered an "undesirable" race. Australia had similar fears and introduced a White Australia policy , restricting immigration between and , with some elements of the policies persisting up until the s.
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When Loan Nguyen and her brother, Minh, decided to open their own business, she looked to Asia for inspiration. Last year Loan and Minh Nguyen, along with Jed Cartojano, opened The Loop Handcrafted Churros in Westminster, which serves the deep-fried pastry with an assortment of toppings such as dulce de leche, Nutella, matcha, Fruity Pebbles, Oreos and cookie butter. According to a new report from the marketing research firm Nielsen, Asian American women are now at the forefront of trendsetting, taste-making and entrepreneurship. The report also showed that Asian American women tend to be intercultural — meaning they absorb different cultures into their own lives — are savvy in social media and are avid international travelers. As the number of Asian American female-owned businesses has expanded, so too has Asian American buying power.
Collage by Lia Kantrowitz. It wasn't until someone made a comment that I looked like Karen O with my fringe bangs, red lipstick, and almond-shaped eyes that I realized she was like me—part Asian. While I'd already heard her slow seductive vocals and high-pitch screams on a mix CD a friend made me, at that point I'd never actually seen what the frontwoman for the Yeah Yeah Yeahs looked like. When I finally did, the revelation was transformative.