From my new movie review in Taki’s Magazine:
Crazy Conspicuous Consumption
by Steve Sailer
August 22, 2018
Crazy Rich Asians, Hollywood’s new romantic comedy about a Chinese-American young lady and her aristocratic Singaporean boyfriend attending a lavish high-society wedding, is widely praised for being “inclusive” and “diverse” because—follow me closely here—the cast is comprised almost exclusively of East Asians playing Singapore’s most snobbish Chinese billionaires.
… this current trend of racial solidarity celebration movies, such as last winter’s Black Panther, tends to be inherently conservative.
One difference between the two movies, however: While Wakanda and Singapore are both right-wing authoritarian utopias, Singapore actually exists.
Read the whole thing there.