Elitism & Privilege

What’s up with this preoccupation with elite education within Asian/American, Asian communities?  How does this trend feed into class privilege and white supremacy?

Check out the following articles:

“The Reproduction of Social Elites by Elite Universities” by Huy Nguyen

“Affirmative Actions Myths: Is There Absolute Fairness?” by Haowen Cui

“The Asian American Obsession With the Ivies” by Iris Lee

White Privilege and College Admissions: the real threat to fair admissions” by Wade Holmes

“The Social Reality of Whiteness & Asian Americans in Higher Education: Creating & Confronting Myths About Affirmative Action” by Regina Kwon