Too Asian?

Happy "Too Asian": a celebration of Asian Canadian activism

November 10, 2012, marks two years since Maclean’s Magazine published their racist article entitled “Too Asian?" (later renamed "The Enrollment Controversy"). Across Canada, anti-racist activists,...

Ethnic segregation a reality for Vancouver high school students

“Birds of a feather flock together,” says a senior at St. George's, the city's all-boys private school, when asked why his peers segregate along ethnic lines during school assemblies. He could...

UBC symposium on anti-Asian racism finds Maclean's "Too Asian?" too insensitive

Two weeks ago, I wrote a commentary in response to Maclean’s “Too Asian?” Since then, many voices have chimed in from left, right, and centre to offer their two cents. Aside from a brief non-apology...