I think it’s time the left admits it doesn’t really care about the Asian stereotyping it claims is fueling hate crimes against Asian-Americans.
Last week, CNN’s Anne Quito decided to take on the micro-est of microaggressions — a nanoaggression, really. Her piece “Karate, Wonton, Chow Fun: The end of ‘chop suey’ fonts” explored the racism behind typefaces used in logos and advertisements to lend them a faux-Asian flair. Hank Azaria, the voice of (among other characters) Apu on “The Simpsons,” has been apologizing of late to whoever will listen over the Indian stereotyping he says is inherent in the character. There are a lot of people willing to listen.
The president calls the Masters winner a “Japanese boy” to the Japanese prime minister’s face, however, and watch it whizz by with nary a peep.
Why look at the headlines from Friday’s summit between President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide