[JttW #42] Sexual Exploitation

By Sen Tien

We sit down and talk about racist oriental-themed restaurants and white sexual imperialism of Asian women.

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[JttW #41] “Tribalism”

By Sen Tien

On topical news, we talk about Yuja Wang and the Igudesman Joo duo’s show The Clone and the difference between satire and just terrible racist jokes. Additionally, we touch on how some have adopted dog whistles of “tribalism”.

NYT Article on The Clone: https://nyti.ms/2Ec5djw
Joe Wong on the Late Show: https://youtu.be/36v9GSOFMFc

 

[JttW #39] Aquaman & Hammer Attack Murders

By Sen Tien

We discuss the pseudo-whitewashing of Ludi Lin’s character, Murk, in Aquaman and the news about the Hammer Attack Murders in Chinese buffet in Brooklyn which killed Fufai Pun and Kheong Ng-Thang and has left Tsz Mat Pung in critical condition. We touch on the relationship between direct, cultural / symbolic, and systemic violence.

[JttW #38] New Year, Same BS

By Sen Tien

Hello 2019. We discuss recent news: Louis CK and Dave Chapelle’s anti-Asian “jokes”, J’s beef with Simu Liu, Subtle Asian Dating Facebook group shut down, Nhu Annie Nguyen nail salon tragedy and update on South-East Asian deportations.

Find us on Twitter:

Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/JttWPodcast
J. Maraan: http://twitter.com/j_maraan
Sen Tien: http://twitter.com/sen_tient

Please leave a review on Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/journey-to-the-west/id1347539343?mt=2

Listen on Andriod: http://www.subscribeonandroid.com/jttw.podbean.com/feed/

We’re also on Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=167076

Read Vi’s Article: http://bit.ly/2Fg0X3E

 

JttW #36: Andrew Zimmern and Dolce & Gabbana Controversies

By Sen Tien

Vi, J, Sen and Wen discuss controversies from last month including the Andrew Zimmern calling Chinese American food “horseshit”, D&G ad controversy and subsequent boycotts, neo-Nazi Hank Yoo getting arrested and former proud boy leader Gavin McInnes being denied entry into Australia.


Find us on Twitter:

Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/JttWPodcast
J. Maraan: http://twitter.com/j_maraan
Sen Tien: http://twitter.com/sen_tient

Please leave a review on Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/journey-to-the-west/id1347539343?mt=2

Listen on Andriod: http://www.subscribeonandroid.com/jttw.podbean.com/feed/

We’re also on Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=167076


Read Vi’s Article: https://ift.tt/2L0qvWm

 

JttW Episode 35: Youtube Influencers

By Sen Tien

Vi and Sen touch on influencers and their impact on YouTube. Mostly focus on the beauty community and how it affects Asian women.


Find us on Twitter:

Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/JttWPodcast
J. Maraan: http://twitter.com/j_maraan
Sen Tien: http://twitter.com/sen_tient

Please leave a review on Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/journey-to-the-west/id1347539343?mt=2

Listen on Andriod: http://www.subscribeonandroid.com/jttw.podbean.com/feed/

We’re also on Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=167076


Read Vi’s Article: https://ift.tt/2L0qvWm

JttW Episode 34: The Personal Is Political

By Sen Tien

J, Sen, and guest, Albert from ProAsian Voice, break down community attitudes toward anti-Asian racism and discuss marginalization, collective power, social responsibility, and the need to build beyond oppressive structures rather than within them to achieve liberation.

 

JttW Episode 33: Internalized Racism

By Sen Tien

The four of us come back to discuss internalized racism. We categorize them as: Punchline Asian, Fatalistic Asian, Racebending Asian, Model Minority, White Apologist and Alt Right Asian.