model minority

STUDY: White Students See Asian-Americans as More Competent Than Blacks, Latinos

Researchers find that some students at prestigious universities subscribe to stereotypes that can impact everything from the workforce to the voting booth.

Who You Calling a Model Minority? New Report Dispels Myths About Asian Americans

New data on Asian Americans takes a look at the community’s often invisible struggles with poverty, education, the housing crisis, and healthcare.

Asian Americans Respond to Pew: We're Not Your Model Minority

The Asian-American community hits back at the sweeping report, warning that it’s full of misleading ideas and old stereotypes about Asians in the U.S.

The Creation--and Consequences--of the Model Minority Myth

A new study debunks the idea that all Asian American students are high-achieving. And Oiyan Poon, a researcher at the University of Massachusetts, explains why the myth’s bad for all students of color.

Amy Chua's Tiger Cub Has a Blog, and It's Funny

Sophia Chua-Rubenfeld is speaking for herself these days.