The peaceful, submissive Japanese businesswoman; the self-sacrificing, man-pleasing Chinese spouse; the docile, needy Korean female international student.
I first cringe in disgust knowing that these are some people’s fantasies; then, a wave of anger hits me like a ton of bricks, mad about the misperception media has played in creating them whenever I hear these stereotypes.
I’m A asian girl. But i’m perhaps not those women that are asian. I will be a feminist who voices her views. I will be a powerful and separate Asian girl. I will be an idea frontrunner. I will be educated. I’m empowered. I will be a mother whom fights on her liberties.
I really believe all ladies might have the exact same response to these stereotypes. Read More