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Oftentimes detractors will use Asian Americans (Chinese in particular) as evidence enclaves of color are sustainable in America, thus evidence a socioeconomic apparatus in Africa is unnecessary. In reality, Chinatowns across the country are being gentrified and Asian Americans are really just glorified workers—rarely in leadership positions and vulnerable to discrimination—who happened to—virtue of many being immigrants and first generation citizens—maintain an emphasis on education (unlike American culture) and inadvertently benefit from stereotypes.

Sources:

http://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2017/03/15/515792846/chinatowns-across-the-country-face-off-with-gentrification

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/united-asians-david-dao_us_58efb23fe4b0b9e9848a38d6

https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2015-10-13/it-isn-t-just-asian-immigrants-who-excel-in-the-u-s-

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  • Asians have the higher percentage of poor of any group.They have people living in third world conditions right in the so called socioeconomic  group.

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