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Although I was initially flattered, it didn’t take too long for me to feel incredibly uncomfortable and recognize how messed up it was.
There’s plenty of brilliant pieces out there about the inherent racism and violence behind the fetishization Asian women.
While not as widely discussed as the fetishization of Asian women, it is happening, and it isn’t okay.
Secondly, her racism toward Asian women: While it’s entirely possible that this user could just be a troll at best, the points she makes struck a particular chord with me and likely hundreds to thousands of other enraged Asian women and girls on Tumblr.
I’ve read them, I’ve shared them, and I’ve spoken out about it.
And when I did this, I was bombarded with vitriol from a multiracial coalition of proud Asian fetishizers from my high school.
As recent books and newspaper and magazines articles have pointed out, elements of Asian culture seem are becoming more and more mainstream every day.
WHY is there nothing but negative reactions from anyone who hears that my boyfriend is asian?
I seriously feel sorry for Asian guys who are just trying to get dates out there, having to work against this enormous negative image.
I can only imagine how much worse it is in suburbia.
The reactions don’t seem to be specific to the country he is from…