The Importance of Asia & Therefore Asian Americans
(A) The Importance of Asia
Take one look at the 2 world maps
below. Most rational people will immediately recognize the importance of Asia, especially when
its "GDP per capita average annual growth rate" is 2% higher than the world average.
(1) The World Divided Into 7 Regions, Each with a
Population of 1 Billion
Think back to how America took advantage ofits European
immigrants to hook into the booming European economy in the 18th to 20th
centuries! It is only natural that President Obama's "Rebalancing in
take advantage ofAmerica's 17 million Asian Americans in the 21s century
to hook into the booming economy in Asia.
There are other factors which make Asian Ams even more
important to U.S. Most Asian Americans are highly educated. The
% of Asian Ams with Bachelor, Master, Professional, or Doctoral degree is
50% to 100 % higher than whites and even higher when compared with other
races. Most Asian Ams are known to be hardworking and
law-abiding. The potential of how Asian Americans can be helpful to the U.S. is limited only by
CONVERSELY, if Asian Ams adults face the lowestglass ceiling in
work-places and their youths face the highesthurdle to enter first
tier universities, will Asian Ams be as helpful to America and/or to President
Obama's design to rebalance in Asia?
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friends. Help your employer(s) to be aware and make use of this potential early.
S. B. Woo, a volunteer
President, 80-20 National
Asian American Initiative, Inc.
PS 80-20 is pressing on with
seeking a deterrent against the type of racist attack
on Chinese Americans by Beckel of Fox. However, it'll be a long
tough battle. "When the going gets tough, the
tough gets going." Which
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