Historically, asians and blacks have been marginalized due to the rampant social conflicts and immigration issues in the afro-asian population. As a result, the marriages between blacks and asians have become more of a rare occurrence. He is one-quarter thai, one-quarter chinese, a quarter african-american, one-eighth. How the model minority myth has, in part, led asians into honorary whiteness. Honest discussions about anti-black racism are gradually gaining traction in asian-american communities. The move among asian americans, whether on college campuses or beyond, to begin taking ownership of.