138: It’s Anti-Model Minority, not Anti-Andrew Yang (Guest: Alton Wang)
Model Majority Podcast
Alton Wang (@altonwang) joins the podcast with Kevin (@kevinsxu) to discuss his op-ed in the Washington Post on why Andrew Yang’s Asian jokes are harmful and perpetuates the model minority myth. We also talked about...
On this week's KollabCast, we welcome Alton Wang, the new Assistant Director of AAPI Data, back to the KollabCast (and back to Southern California)! We chat with Alton about his new gig, digging into the data and uncovering the hidden stories of the AAPI community. For the roundtable, we discuss bad restaurant names, crazy rich expectations, and dream batman casts! This week’s intro & outro music is “Uzuhan” from Kollaboration STAR 2017 winner Uzuhan As always, send us your listener emails at firstname.lastname@example.org Learn more about the KollabCast and listen to past episodes here Subscribe to us on Apple Podcasts, Google Play Music, Stitcher, Spotify, Radio Public or via our RSS feed (http://kollaboration.libsyn.com/rss) Follow our guest at: Alton Wang @AltonWangAAPI Data Follow our hosts at: @minjeeeezy @marvinyueh The KollabCast is a podcast about pop culture and the creative life from an Asian American perspective A proud member of the Potluck Podcast Collective
This week we're coming at you sonically from three directions with Marvin in LA, Minji in NYC, and our guest Alton Wang (of APIAVote) from DC! We chat about Minji's adventures in moonlighting as a New Yorker, Marvin's rediscovery of staged theater, and Alton's thoughts on a controversial casting call. We also chat with Alton about the importance of civic engagement and getting out the vote, especially in the API community. This week’s intro & outro music is provided by our guest G Yamazawa, the track is “Ride Out” off his latest EP “Yamazawa” available now on Soundcloud! As always, send us your listener questions at email@example.com Learn more about the KollabCast and listen to past episodes here Subscribe to us on iTunes, Google Play Music, Stitcher, or via our RSS feed (http://kollaboration.libsyn.com/rss) and check out our highlights on Clammr Follow our guest at: Alton Wang @altonwang alton.wang APIAVote Follow our hosts at: @minjeeeezy @marvinyueh The KollabCast is a podcast about pop culture and the creative life from an Asian American perspective