Not Your Asian Sidekick – Ep.1 “Setting the Scene” (Brief History on Asian America)

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An important discussion on Asian American history that has been lost to many!

Photo of protesters was taken in 1975 (c) by Corky Lee, all rights reserved
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TIMESTAMPS:
1:58 – First Wave of Asian Immigration ~ 1849 (Opium War)
3:04 – “Model Minority” Construction
4:04 – Rise of White Nationalism & Know-Nothing Party
5:40 – The Page Act 1875 (ban Asian women into US)
8:59 – Japanese Internment 1942 (farmers, lobbyists)
11:30 – War Brides Act 1945 & WMAF normalization
13:14 – 1960s Sinophobia & Cold War Policy
14:38 – 1965 Immigration Act & “Model Minority” Resurrgence
15:31 – Chinese American Civil Rights & Respectability Politics
16:54 – 1970s Radical Asian American Movements
17:50 – 1999 End of Colonialism
20:05 – How it effects our representation in US
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Featuring:

Albert Hur
Twitter: @alberthur888

Paget Kagy
Twitter: @pagetkagy
[email protected]
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