By Moon-Kie Jung
In Moon-Kie Jung's unsettling booklet, Dred Scott v. Sandford, the infamous 1857 ideal court docket case, casts a shadow over present immigration debates and the "war on terror." the tale of a 1924 bloodbath of Filipino sugar staff in Hawai'i pairs with statistical relentlessness of Black fiscal soreness to make clear hidden dimensions of mass lack of knowledge and indifference. The histories of Asians, Blacks, Latina/os, and Natives relate in knotty methods. country violence and colonialism come to the fore in taking degree of the U.S., prior and current, whereas the undue significance of assimilation and colorblindness recedes. finally, Jung demanding situations the dominant racial logic and develops new thoughts and idea for substantially rethinking and resisting racisms.
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