Sian Americans are not a political factor to take seriously because
Consider the following statement:
Asian Americans are not a political factor to take seriously because they a) are new immigrants: dont speak English, arent citizens, and arent registered to vote,
b) are generally apolitical,
c) are often more concerned with politics in their Homelandthan in the U.S., and
d) are such a small population that their votes and potential political contribution dont make a difference.
As you are an international student(Korean), why do you agree with the statement above?
You should use at least 2 references from each reading below or class note or specific examples as evidence to support your position.
1.The states of asian america by karin aguilar san juan ; Linking issue (1p-15p)
2. Asian American Dream by zia ; Detroit Blues:Because of You Motherfuckers”
3. Asian American Political Participation by Wong ; Ch1 Making Visible : Political Participation (