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In Japan, a network of brothels permitted by American officials opened as United States troops began arriving in August 1945.
The brothels employed tens of thousands of women until Gen.
What’s more, the myth helped to strengthen America’s white liberal order, which claims to uphold diversity while also being anti-black.
It legitimizes white America’s power to determine who is “good” and to offer basic dignity and equal rights.
Thankfully, I’m not required to care or let it define me; for what it’s worth, I am even entitled to play up the stereotypes if I see something to be gained.
Maybe this is where the Asian girlfriends of alt-right men stand.
Professor Wu found that just months before the release of the 1965 Moynihan Report, the widely influential policy paper that attributed black poverty to a degenerate black culture, its author, Daniel Patrick Moynihan, spoke at a gathering of intellectuals and policymakers about how Japanese- and Chinese-Americans, considered “colored” just 25 years earlier, were “rather astonishing.” “Am I wrong that they have ceased to be colored? In reality, Asians are rarely considered white, and the model-minority myth obscures the vast differences among Asian-Americans.Does she resent being typecast as the hot, horny Asian as much as I resented being seen as a “model minority”?Yet after I was called “white” at age 14, it felt, paradoxically, like a compliment to be nicknamed Geisha Girl by another friend, a well-meaning gay white boy. But the nickname became our inside joke, and it symbolized the kind of femininity that attracted the boys I liked, but that I have never really possessed. Since then, I have acted out in all manner of ways to dispel the “model minority” image.Douglas Mac Arthur declared them off limits in 1946.In South Korea, an estimated 300,000 women were working in the sex trade by 1958 (after the end of the Korean War), with more than half employed in the “camptowns” around the American bases.