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Four Reasons Why Asian Women are Having a Moment

Author: Lisa Soeno

Growing up as a half Japanese, half Scottish girl, it always surprised/saddened me a little that there weren’t many Asian faces in films, books and TV. When I was a teenager I came across just one character in the books I read who was Asian, and that was Claudia from The Baby-Sitters Club (she was arty and fashionable and loved junk food, so naturally she was my favourite of all of the Baby-Sitters).

BUT it seems that the tide is changing and that Asian women are finally having their moment. Here are just four reasons why … feel free to add more.

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