They Call Us Bruce 235: They Call Us Asian American Studies
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Jeff Yang and Phil Yu present an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America. What's up, podcast listeners? We've got another episode of our podcast They Call Us Bruce. (Almost) each week, my good friend, writer/columnist Jeff Yang and I host an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America, with a strong focus […]

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On Justin Chon, Blue Bayou, Adoptee Representation, Marginalization, The Call For Boycotts, Primal Wounds, Empathy, And Where Do We Go From Here?
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I’ll just be honest–in many ways I haven’t been looking forward to writing this post and it’s been melting in my brain since I’ve seen the film in various stages. There’s just so much to unpack, so much nuance, so many community’s feelings and histories to think about, and at the same time it’s personal […]

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California Asian Americans divided on Proposition 16, which would reestablish Affirmative Action in California
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(source: Ballotpedia) On November 3, 2020, one of the ballot measures that Californians will vote on is Proposition 16, which would reestablish the use of race in public education, employment, and contracts. The use of race in these areas was prohibited in 1996 with a previous ballot measure, Proposition 209.  As you might expect, the […]

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In Memory of Muhammad Ali
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This past Friday, June 3 2016, Muhammad Ali passed away at the age of 74. More than being regarded as the greatest boxers ever, Muhammad Ali is remembered as one of the most significant, famous, and celebrated athletes of all time. His legacy transcends his accomplishments inside the boxing ring and also encompasses his tradition […]

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