For our main segment today, we do a brief deep-dive into the history of Asian-American immigration and public sentiment. Of course, we also analyze the Mormon angle with help from listener Adam Watanabe who is kind enough to share his lived experience. After that we dive into our next long-form analysis of Mormon-related texts with Miracle of Forgiveness by Spencer W. Kimball. Then we round out the show discussing the first rent-ready 3D printed house in Amsterdam!
New report finds 169 percent surge in anti-Asian hate crimes during first quarter: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america/new-report-finds-169-percent-surge-anti-asian-hate-crimes-n1265756
Hate crimes against Asian Americans are on the rise. Many say more policing isn’t the answer: https://time.com/5938482/asian-american-attacks/
Wythe Asian-American story is missing from many US classrooms: https://time.com/5949028/asian-american-history-schools/
Asian Americans Then and Now:
FDR establishes Japanese American Internment Camps:
When mormons aspired to be a “white and delightsome’ people: https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/09/mormons-race-max-perry-mueller/539994/
The Concept of “Race” Is a Lie:
Spencer W. Kimball, MoF
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