COVID-19 flips us from ‘model minority’ to ‘yellow peril’ yet again

The screen lit up, and the audible notification woke me from an uneasy sleep. It was a routine I was just getting used to. Spring was here, and sorting out the junk lying around the house and jettisoning some of it through social media seemed a quick and easy way…

Did anyone even read ‘Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother’?

“No one wants to be a pariah,” declares Yale law professor Amy Chua in her book “Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother,” a memoir of her experiences parenting her daughters, Sophia and Lulu, as a traditionally strict Chinese mother set adrift in liberal New England.

Yet a pariah she became…

Ho-Yen Tsang


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