European leaders like England's David Cameron and Germany's Angela Merkel have been leading an attack on "multiculturalism." One indication of this has been a new law passed that removes racial concerns in adoptions. Others include the eviction of mosques from public property and mandatory courses to assimilate. Will this spread to the U.S.? The Tea Party movement would definitely welcome a similar offensive.
Effects of the Recession/Depression on Asian Americans
During the past several decades, the parts of the world that has grown the fastest economically has been Asia. This has fed the U.S. immigration policy that has favored professional and managerial skills to manage U.S. global domination. It also changed the class structure of the Asian American communities that had been overwhelmingly working class.