"What’s important for Asian-Americans like Chua to realize is that America’s future is built on that multicultural foundation – the one that re-elected President Obama, the one that will decide the path America takes as our population approaches minority-majority by 2050. As an Asian-American, Amy Chua’s superiority complex is dangerous because it tries to separate us from other people of color. It feeds into the already false “model minority” stereotypes that plague Asian-Americans. It works directly against the kinds of coalitions we must be a part of to win the future."
If you haven’t checked out College Abacus yet, you must. A website developed by my friends Abigail Seldin and Whitney Haring-Smith, it’s changing how students get a sense of how much college actually costs - before diving into the deep end of the debt pool. It’s a game-changer. Read this article to learn more.
Abigail recently presented at the White House’s #EDpalooza Data Jam. Incredibly proud to have been a small part of the team. Love you guys.