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'Fresh Off The Boat': Eddie and His Chinese-Jewish Rival

‘Fresh Off The Boat’: Eddie and His Chinese-Jewish Rival

by Julianne Hing on March 11 2015, 3:42PM

It’s going to take more than shared Chinese heritage to make Eddie and Phillip become friends.

Topics: Arts & Culture

An Actual Sociologist Highlights Flaws in Faux Sociology of

An Actual Sociologist Highlights Flaws in Faux Sociology of “The Triple Package”

by Julianne Hing on February 25 2014, 1:21PM

Mexican-Americans in fact make the biggest economic strides toward success, argues a sociologist who Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld cite in “The Triple Package.”

Topics: Media, /NOW, Schools & Youth

How Amy Chua Gets Race Wrong

How Amy Chua Gets Race Wrong

by Julianne Hing on February 10 2014, 7:00AM

In a new book, “The Triple Package,” the Tiger Mom and husband Jed Rubenfeld imply that racial inequity is only a problem for people who choose to be held back by it.

Topics: Media

Tiger Mom Amy Chua's Got a Plan to Overhaul U.S. Education

Tiger Mom Amy Chua’s Got a Plan to Overhaul U.S. Education

by Julianne Hing on May 12 2011, 9:10AM

Yale law professor, Tiger Mom, and now…education reformer?

Topics: Schools & Youth

Amy Chua's Tiger Cub Has a Blog, and It's Funny

Amy Chua’s Tiger Cub Has a Blog, and It’s Funny

by Julianne Hing on April 22 2011, 11:18AM

Sophia Chua-Rubenfeld is speaking for herself these days.

Topics: Media

Amy Chua's Tiger Mom, Meet Yvonne Thornton's Lioness

Amy Chua’s Tiger Mom, Meet Yvonne Thornton’s Lioness

by Jamilah King on February 11 2011, 12:23PM

Because some black parents can make things seem impossible for their kids, too.

Topics: Schools & Youth

Amy Chua Tells Stephen Colbert He Too Can be a 'Tiger Mother'

Amy Chua Tells Stephen Colbert He Too Can be a ‘Tiger Mother’

by Jorge Rivas on January 26 2011, 4:45PM

The author puts her Harvard Law School degree to use and defends herself.

Topics: Media

“Tiger Mothers” Are Driven by U.S. Inequity, Not Chinese Culture

by Julianne Hing on January 21 2011, 9:15AM

Strict Asian parenting is often borne of struggle and exclusion and hardship, a reaction to learning that the American dream can remain elusive no matter how hard people work.

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