News Terms 1
Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority explores the remarkable political story of Patsy Takemoto Mink, an Asian American woman from Hawai‘i who, battling racism and sexism, redefined American politics.
Asian American Studies Workshop Series
Joseph Orser is Visiting Assistant Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, and is a Ph.D. Alum of the OSU History Department.
In 1982, at the height of anti-Japanese sentiments arising from massive layoffs in the auto industry, a Chinese-American named Vincent Chin was murdered in Detroit by two white autoworkers. Chin's killers, however, got off with a $3,000 fine and 3 years probation, but no jail time.