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www.nbcnews.com: 'SNL' firing Shane Gillis isn't enough. Asian stereotypes still support the white status quo.

He stood before us and immediately singled out two young Asian American men sitting at the other end of my row.

Asian American comics and actors are coming into their own, and with that we should be leaving behind the comics who rely on racism as a crutch.

On the other hand, it’s disheartening that it took 45 seasons for “SNL” to have its first Asian American regular.

Representation matters, and the new generation of Asian American breakouts will have the chance to demonstrate that with even more force.

His presence at Columbia showed that representation matters, and the new generation of Asian American breakouts will have the chance to demonstrate that with even more force.

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