They had come to the United States as immigrants with only a couple hundred dollars and worked their way up to a middle-class income. Plus, Asian students as a whole had great reputation for being doing well in school and getting into prestigious universities. In my eyes, they were successful. So how could they be wrong with any of their advice?
Assessing U.S.-China relations under the Obama administration
9 Mistakes With How Asian Parents Raise Children - Will's Personal-Development Show
Some of my earliest memories about movies are of Star Wars. Luke and Leia and Obi-Wan and Yoda—all of these characters aided in honing my own moral compass throughout my formative years. Of course I grew up, but I never forgot these characters or their values. It was like losing a member of my own family. Even then, tearing up during The Force Awakens , I had no idea that just three years later even the mention of Star Wars would fill me with dread. These days, Star Wars coverage is a large part of my job. But, within the past year, the conversation about Star Wars has gotten deeply unpleasant.
An American woman wearing a Chinese dress is not cultural appropriation
In weighing the state of U. Nevertheless, as U. President Barack Obama approaches the end of his tenure, we stand at an inflection point.
On social media, the country seems to divide into two neat camps: Call them the woke and the resentful. Team Resentment is manned—pun very much intended—by people who are predominantly old and almost exclusively white. These teams are roughly equal in number, and they disagree most vehemently, as well as most routinely, about the catchall known as political correctness.