For many Asian-Americans, this kind of discrimination means that the pressure to change their names …Read more Read more
Further proving my point that society is also shitty to Asians despite the fact that a portion of them performing well suggests otherwise comes this study.
Remember: sometimes the mean doesn’t tell the full picture. Just because Asians do well ON AVERAGE doesn’t mean that they’re all equally fortunate. Sometimes, the mean hides the distribution.
Also, discrimination based on name alone continues in many forms! Yay!