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Asian Americans / Socioecon. Status #310978

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 02, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Boston, Massachusetts: Bob Simon) Asian Americans' socioecon. status in United States and hurdles group faces examined; details given, scenes shown. [GRADUATE - lists attributes necessary for success.] [Asian activist Peter KIANG - denies stereotype of successful Asian.] Incr. in anti-Asian violence in 1980s discussed. [REFUGEE - describes attack.] [PEOPLE - repeat myths about Asians.] Murders of Asians reviewed. [KIANG - thinks Asians serve as role models for other ethnic groups for success in US.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob
Duration:
00:03:40

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