The stupid stereotypes about Asian men and women perpetuated by the media is the subject of Carmenâ€™s rant today.
MIXED MEDIA WATCH NEWS UPDATE:
Jen counts down the top trends of 2005 that weâ€™ve tracked on Mixed Media Watch: DNA tests, hate crimes, celebrities talk about race, how can I be racist? Iâ€™m in an interracial relationship!, blackface is back, race still black and white only, more products for mixed people and families.
TALKING TO CHILDREN ABOUT RACE
Jen and Carmen discuss why parents should talk about race with their mixed kids even if there are no apparent â€œissuesâ€ or problems. Check out Jen’s article on the topic here.
INTERVIEW WITH SHERIDAN PRASSO
Carmen interviews Sheridan Prasso, author of The Asian Mystique: Dragon Ladies, Geisha Girls, & Our Fantasies of the Exotic Orient
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Hereâ€™s a look at the next episode:
1) Jen will rant about the “Oppression Olympics”: how various communities try to out-victim each other.
2) Mixed Media Watch news round-up.
3) Weâ€™ll interview Kwame Anthony Appiah, author of the new book Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers.
Duration – 1:28:00
File Size – 21.4 MB
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