MANAA Meeting at UCLA

The Media Action Network for Asian Americans will be holding its first meeting at UCLA this Wednesday, Campbell Hall, 7 PM to 8:30 PM. MANAA has been fighting for Asian American representation in the media for the past twenty years, and they want to start outreach to student organizations. We’re a watchdog group that’s been…

Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother: or, creating soulless robots is a realistic, viable way of raising your children

I’m late to this! Apparently, the Wall Street Journal recently published an article by Amy Chua entitled Why Asian Mothers are Superior. It’s an excerpt from Chua’s book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, and it’s all about how Crazy Asian Moms can browbeat their children into becoming overachieving robots. Cue battle cries emanating from…