In popular culture, Asian women are reduced down to damaging sexualized stereotypes — exotic, seductive, subservient, controllable, and meek. The sexist and racist mentality of the Western society disproportionately and constantly targets the Asian women as sex objects with their individuality completely dismissed.
No. It’s because most men are into their skin color, not really into them. Does the sexist stereotype damage the dating prospects of Asian women?
Yes. The complexities of desire, sexual politics of interracial dating, objectification and fetishization have affected the way Asian women are perceived by others. In the United States, up to 61% of Asian women experience physical and/or sexual violence by an intimate partner during her lifetime.
Well, the Asian women are more than their gender, race or skin color. They are more than a sexual servant or a sexual adventure. Asian women are NOT exotic commodities or ornamental dolls. However, how did Asian women get the hypersexualized stereotypes, and why is it time to fight the sexist stereotype about the women from the East? Rachel Kuo writes for :