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Asians Derail Affirmative
Action In California

PJ Media, by John Rosenberg

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Posted By:Judy W., 4/14/2014 7:26:01 AM

The express train hurtling to return racial preference admissions to California — in the form of State Constitutional Amendment 5, which if placed on the ballot and approved by voters would have overturned Prop. 209 —has just been derailed by an outburst of opposition from Asian Americans. The eruption of opposition caught SCA 5’s Democratic sponsors by surprise and caused a crucial three Asian American senators to withdraw their support, depriving the measure of the two thirds senate majority required to place an initiative on the ballot. “Prior to the vote on SCA 5 in the Senate,” Senators Ted Lieu of

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The author asks why Asian Americans support Democrats so heavily when Dem policies hurt them. Good question, and why don´t Republicans make an effort to recruit people whose lives exemplify merit-based achievement?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MDConservative, 4/14/2014 7:56:45 AM     (No. 9809902)

Asians are no more monolithic than Hispanics. Cubans once voted overwhelmingly Republican. So did Vietnamese. Mexicans and Chinese, not so much.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pearson365, 4/14/2014 7:57:13 AM     (No. 9809903)

All animals are equal, but certain large voting blocks of animals should be more equal than others.

DNC´s version of Animal Farm

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blue hen1, 4/14/2014 8:10:01 AM     (No. 9809917)

Love it when one minority hamstrings another

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Reply 4 - Posted by: oh-heck, 4/14/2014 8:34:17 AM     (No. 9809934)

If you leave the decision of who gets into prestigious colleges to politicians, those groups with the most political power get in.

If colleges made entry decisions based on school ranking and funding from alumni, only those with the most talent, drive, and test scores would be selected. And that would be more Asian than now.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 4/14/2014 8:45:44 AM     (No. 9809947)

Asian Americans versus African Americans.

The African Americans have the numbers - - but the Asian Americans have the - - - - - - (fill in the blank)

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Reply 6 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 4/14/2014 9:40:55 AM     (No. 9810006)

My son is married to an Asian woman. I know a lot of them. Like all immigrant, they have been told that Republicans are the party of the rich and Democrats are for the little guy. They think they already know all they need to know. If any of us moved to another country would we be competent to vote our interests intelligently?
It takes three generations to make an American and some never change.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Hotrod, 4/14/2014 9:47:48 AM     (No. 9810011)

It´s too bad that Asian-Americans and African-Americans can´t be full-fledged Americans. They apparently have more allegiance to their ancestral countries of origin than to America, since those countries precede the hyphen.

We all have ancestors who came from elsewhere, but some of us are proud to be totally American!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Emerson, 4/14/2014 11:03:23 AM     (No. 9810094)

The Asian-Americans in our neck of the woods are the capitalists. And their children´s education is paramount in their lives. Special schools abound here where tutoring in English and all the core subjects goes on. The Asians enroll their kids in droves and pay for this special schooling.

I would never ever try to lump them in with the blacks and Hispanics.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 4/14/2014 11:04:19 AM     (No. 9810096)

Imagine the irony. CA trying to pass a law condoning racism against white people - because that is exactly what the CA legislature is attempting to accomplish.

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