Saturday, June 25, 2016

These 2 Ads Might Say Everything About How Global Racism Really Is


by Sharon H. Chang

sigh. 

SIGH.

Siiiiiiiiigh.

Alright that's done. I want (pause) -- well I don't want, but feel like I need to show you two TV ads recently posted to YouTube literally within days of each other. Both are out of east Asia, Japan and China respectively. The first is a Toyota commercial out of Japan. It portrays a shiny techno-future funneled through the nostalgic eyes of a white father and happy memories of his mixed race Japanese family/children: