How Far We Haven’t Come: Friends vs. Terrorists

10 08 2012

[Via Colorlines: Distinguishing Your Friends From Potential Terrorists]

A publication of the Chicago Tribune recently published a “Turban primer“, a taxonomy of Otherness in the wake of the white supremacist shootings at the Wisconsin Sikh temple.

Turban Primer

Angry Asian Man compares this to the a 1941 article in Life magazine on how to distinguish Japanese from Chinese people. Amazing how 71 years later, folks are still using the same finger-pointing tactics.”

Read Original Post by Hatty Lee at Colorlines.

LIFE: How to Tell Japs from the Chinese

Advertisements

Actions

Information

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




%d bloggers like this: