Racism in the LGBT community
Asian American Masculinity and Sexual Representation. There is nothing remotely uplifting about Knipp's act and I wish people would stop defending his character with the tired argument that he's trying to heal the nation. Asian women are stereotyped as "passive but exotic", and lesbian Asian women report being stereotyped as "exotic" or viewed as not lesbian due to being Asian. His findings showed that bisexual asian male racism takes on four different forms:
University of British Columbia Press. Sexuality, Pedagogy and Popular Culture. Asian men are often represented in media, both mainstream and LGBT, as being feminized and desexualized. New Media in Queer Asia.