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Op-Eds, Guest Blogs, and Media

July 3, 2018 - Trump administration rescinds Education and Justice guidance on affirmative actionThink Progress. 

June​ 26, 2018 - NPR Marketplace (starts 6:20)

June 18, 2018 - National Center for Institutional Diversity Scholar Story

June 15, 2018 - Harvard sued for alleged discrimination against Asian American applicantsThe Guardian.

May 24, 2018 - GUEST BLOG - Reconnecting Heart and Head: Racism, Immigration Policy, WeChat, and Chinese AmericansReappropriate.

April 8, 2018 - Asian Americans rejected by Harvard need to resist the anti-affirmative action narrativeNBC News.

March 28, 2018 - Asians are being used to make the case against affirmative action. AgainVox.

November 13, 2017 - Does disaggregation hurt Asian applicants? Inside Higher Ed. 

November 2017 - “Someday, you could research social justice and equality like Dr. OiYan A. Poon” by Sabat Ali in Indy Kids.

October 14, 2017 - US college admissions 'aim for diversity, not racial equity.' Asia Times.

September 18, 2017 - 'Should I try to be less Asian?' Inside Higher Ed.

August 29, 2017 - How Asian Americans fit into the affirmative action debate. Newsy.

August 17, 2017 - This college freshman is worried about affirmative action - but not that it will keep him out of Harvard. PRI's The World.

August 14, 2017 - GUEST BLOG - Asian ethnicity data helps students, saves lives. Data Bits: A blog for AAPI Data.

March 1, 2017 - OP-ED - Our schools need to teach a fourth “R”: Racial literacy. Rewire.

February 24, 2016 - GUEST BLOG - What are we fighting for? White privilege or racial justice in the death of Akai Gurley. Angry Asian Man.

February 19, 2016 - WEBINAR - Mutual accountability, mutual liberation: A conversation on #AsiansForBlackLives. 18 Million Rising.

January 25, 2016 - Do white college students believe stereotypes about minorities? The Atlantic.

May 28, 2015 - A question of fairness at the heart of lawsuit against HarvardDiverse: Issues in Higher Education.

May 19, 2015 - Asian American groups split over affirmative action complaint. Buzzfeed News.

November 24, 2014 - Harvard lawsuit is not what it seemsCNN.com

May 19, 2014 - Experts: Intentional race-conscious outreach needed in admissions processDiverse: Issues in Higher Education.

December 18, 2012 - GUEST BLOG - A real talk primer on affirmative action, Fisher, college admissions and race. ACPA Commission for Social Justice Educators Blog. 

October 10, 2012 - How diversity trumped equity – and may kill affirmative actionColorlines.

December 12, 2011 - GUEST BLOG - The college admissions debate & the Asian American 1%Hyphen: Asian America Unabridged.

July 6, 2011 - The creation – and consequences – of the model minority mythColorlines.

January 24, 2011 - Tiger mom’s memoir meets ferocious roar. Patriot Ledger.

Spring 2011 - The hard part is getting in: Asian Americans navigate the racially charged politics of the college admissions process. Hyphen: Asian America Unabridged.


June 18, 2009 - Stuart Varney Show. Fox Business Network.

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