Producer 1990 Institute Overview Our video series, “China in Perspective,” is designed to expose you to interesting and insightful information about contemporary China to better understand this complex and intriguing country of 1.4 billion people. This video is a primer … Continued
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Producer 1990 Institute Overview Marvel’s Shang-Chi with its Asian American superhero is an important film for Asian American representation. But is this really a cultural watershed moment or more of a marketing opportunity to ensure profit for Disney’s shareholders? Could … Continued
Lesson Summary: Students will learn about the much unknown history of racism against Asian Americans, what Asian Americans have had to endure and how the current perceptions of Asian Americans have manifested. Through reflection, critical thinking and much needed discussion, … Continued
1990 Institute Beyond the Conversation Webinar on May 27, 2021.
Asian Americans as the “model minority” may sound like a compliment, but it’s actually a harmful racial stereotype.
The history of racism against Asian Americans and how the Covid-19 pandemic and political rhetoric resurfaced racist attitude towards Asian Americans.
Key moments in American history have played a role in shaping how the country view Asians in America.
The abuse of our elders should never be tolerated. The fate of each minority depends upon the extend of justice given to all groups.