Tag: Asians

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Disney’s Teen Queen Miley Cyrus Offends Asians With Racist Slanted Eyes Photo


Miley Cyrus, the teen who is quickly becoming a major pain in the ass, has matured from a too sexy too soon lolita (remember her semi-nude scandal) to ‘I am a racist country hick’ with the release of a photo of her slanting her eyes with a group of Caucasians surrounding an Asian male.

In a statement to TMZ, the Asian activists group OCA said the photo “is offensive to the Asian Pacific American community and sets a terrible example for her many young fans. This image falls within a long and unfortunate history of people mocking and denigrating individuals of Asian descent.”

Blindie also finds the image highly offensive and hopes Disney execs smack Cyrus so hard her eyes permanently slant!

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Race Matters Sports

Golf’s LPGA Rethinks English Only Rule

After announcing plans last month to fine and suspend players who cannot speak English, the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) is backing off on implementing the new policy.

The LPGA said it wanted the foreign players to “communicate with our core audiences in English” so they could “know that effective communication in English is vital to LPGA business and the success of our members.”

But after receiving backlash from human rights groups, sponsors, and government officials opposed to such a xenophobic policy, the LPGA is rethinking its approach. With a membership of 121 international players from 26 countries, including 45 from South Korea, Asians would be especially targeted.

LPGA Tour commissioner Carolyn Bivens said in a statement, “After hearing the concerns, we believe there are other ways to achieve our shared objective of supporting and enhancing the business opportunities for every tour player.”


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