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Several readers have emailed in to congratulate me on having been mentioned in the New York Times. (Again: It happens about once per decade.)

The white supremacists on the far right have “yellow fever” — an Asian woman fetish. It’s a confusing mix.

Andrew Anglin, the founder of the neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer, once posted a video of himself with a Filipina he called “my jailbait girlfriend,” the young couple flirting as they sauntered through a megamall in the Philippines. Richard Spencer, a white nationalist, has dated a series of Asian-American women, according to one of his ex-girlfriends. (Mr. Spencer insists that it was before he embraced white nationalism.)

The right-wing agitator Mike Cernovich, the writer John Derbyshire and an alt-right figure named Kyle Chapman (so notorious for swinging a lead-filled stick at Trump opponents at a protest in Berkeley, Calif., that he is now a meme) are all married to women of Asian descent. As a commenter wrote on an alt-right forum, “exclusively” dating Asian women is practically a “white-nationalist rite of passage.” [The Alt-Right’s Asian Fetish by Audrea Lim; New York Times, January 6, 2018.]

Uh-huh. I beat this topic to death six years ago here on Jared Taylor then posted a thoughtful counter-piece. I haven’t changed my opinions in any way, so I can’t think of anything else to say on the topic itself. Probably Jared feels the same.

I would, though — casting modesty to the winds — invite readers who have the time and patience to do so, to compare Ms. Lim’s piece to mine and Jared’s. We — Jared and myself — are judicious, literate, numerate, and well-referenced. Ms. Lim [Email her] just whines. She is illiterate and innumerate.

Illiterate: A preference is not a fetish. Words have dictionary meanings and should be used with those meanings when not framed in familiar rhetorical figures.

Innumerate: The incidence of Alt-Right white males bonding with East Asian females is either lower than the corresponding incidence among white males in general, or equal to it, or higher than it. Since the Alt-Right includes many race purists, the null hypothesis should be that the first incidence is lower than the second; otherwise there’s something odd going on, perhaps even a fetish.

The truth of the matter could be established by careful empirical inquiry. Absent the results of such an inquiry, Ms. Lim’s main charge has no epistemic weight. After reading her piece you are no wiser about anything, other than the writer’s own mood.

She writes that:

None of us can escape the truth that the fun-house was built to justify systematic exploitation of everyone in this country who isn’t white.

Exploitation, right; like being given space to vent one’s feelings, wo wo wo feelings, in the op-ed pages of the nation’s premier broadsheet newspaper.

If Ms. Lim feels she is exploited in the U.S.A. for her non-whiteness, the solution is simple: She should bugger off back to China. No exploitation there!

(Republished from VDare by permission of author or representative)
• Category: Race/Ethnicity • Tags: Alt Right, American Media, Asians 
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  1. Somewhat coincidentally, we welcomed two nice lady journalists from Chinese Global Television to interview Richard Spencer at NPI headquarters on Monday.

  2. Sexually, cerebral Whites and Asians are a good match as both are more likely to use their brains as sexual organs as much as their more functional sexual organs.

    With blacks and Hispanics it’s just hump, hump, hump like rutting donkeys. Whites, particularly the higher IQ type that are drawn to the WN movement, and Asians are more likely to be interested in things like role play and fetishes.

    East Asian women are often very attractive. White men are the pinnacle of male attractiveness. Of course they will be drawn to each other.

    A tall handsome White man like me is an Asian chick magnet. That’s just the way it is.

  3. Sunbeam says:

    Funny I don’t think Asian women are unattractive in general, but I’ve never gotten whatever excitement some people apparently feel about them.

    I think though that someone you can form a stable marriage with, and who will be a good mother to children is more important than any kind of “butter my biscuits” physical attraction.

    So if for some reason it was apparent an Asian woman was my best prospect and was willing, sure I’d marry her.

    But at the same time I’m also not going out of my way to meet Asian women. So I guess this one never happens.

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
  4. Saxon says:

    They have you as well as Richard Spencer and Andrew Anglin before they became race-conscious as anecdotal evidence. Doesn’t exactly seem like data to me.

  5. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:
    @Johnny Smoggins

    Speaking of Asian chicks going after white men, I’ve noticed a distinct pattern of ugliness among those who do go after white men.

    But it’s politically incorrect to notice such things.

  6. @Sunbeam

    Is it OK for me to write Oriental instead of East Asian? I know it’s OK with the Orientals E. Asians, but how about to unz commenters who are supposedly not PC?
    Anyway, regarding –

    I think though that someone you can form a stable marriage with, and who will be a good mother to children is more important than any kind of “butter my biscuits” physical attraction.

    If you do leave the (usually) slimmer, hotter physique part “behind” (pun intentionally intended!), I think that the Oriental girls have this in their favor too. Walk around in China, and see the most of the girls in dresses and just acting like they are glad to be female, and you may see the attraction. In the Orient, the stupidity of feminism never got to anything near the level it has attained in the Western world.

    I’ll make a slight exception from that with China, as the Communists drilled in the concept of “everybody works” and “we are all the same in our Mao jackets and caps with our rice-bowl-templated haircuts”. I believe it’s hard for some Chinese women to get out of this mindset, regarding the former, even though they are not feminist in other ways.

    I don’t know what Miss Lim is bent out of shape about besides just wanting to point out hypocrisy in some parts of the alt-right to bring them down a notch. (It would only be the completely White Nationalist ones who could be considered hypocrites.) She should be glad her types are sought after, as maybe she will get lucky too. Try, Miss Lim. These sites are usually free for the girls. You have nothing to lose but your foolish pride and virginity.

  7. @Johnny Smoggins

    White women may beg to differ. This Nigerian asylum seeker had intercourse with 22 women in Iceland before being jailed for potentially infecting them with HIV. He had no money or prospects and just had his physical attractiveness going for him.

    • Replies: @Father O'Hara
  8. üeljang says:
    @Johnny Smoggins

    The delusion here is so thick I can barely breathe.

    Corrected for accuracy:

    “East Asian women are often supremely ugly. White men are the pinnacle of androgynous prettiness. Of course they will seek each other in desperation for an evolutionary second chance.

    A tall but fey and fair man like me is an Asian slut magnet. That’s just the way it is.”

    • LOL: Truth
  9. @Ali Choudhury

    Non whites love these stories of the tree swingers caught diddling the white wimmenz. If you look at the link and scroll down you will see a story ’bout the growing problem of prostitution. Are these hoes the African has been banging? Perhaps some.
    I don’t know. A good solid round of horse-whipping seems to be in order.

    • Replies: @Ali Choudhury
    , @Truth
  10. @Father O'Hara

    Well, FWIW the non-white women I know who have married white men do so because they were nice, had good jobs, were very unlikely to annoy them by being macho jerks and were likely to be good fathers. So more for the beta rather than the alpha characteristics.

  11. Is this an HBD site?

    Black males are on average taller, stronger, less hairy, more aggressive and have larger penises than White males.

    So comparatively White men are the chick magnets-for any woman?

  12. Truth says:
    @Father O'Hara

    If you look at the link and scroll down you will see a story ’bout the growing problem of prostitution. Are these hoes the African has been banging? Perhaps some.

    I think you misread the operative part of the post, Sport:

    He had no money

    • Replies: @Father O'Hara
  13. JPS says:

    Asian girls are more likely to be indifferent to a man’s perceived “racism.”

    Short guys go to Asia. White women police each other’s choices and socially unacceptable opinions will shut you out with many groups of white women, they won’t shut you out with asian girls.

    So it’s not surprising that the white men would go for asian women. It’s certainly not ideal, but it is a function of cultural dislocation. The same sort of thing that leads to negrophilia among otherwise intelligent white women (negroes hang out at the art museums to pick up women)

  14. Hcat says: • Website

    As Sailer points out, more Euro men marry East Asian women than the reverse, and more Euro women marry African American men than the reverse. I’m sure this is a problem. Some black women aren’t happy when their fewer good men go for white women.

  15. @Truth

    I knew I’d regret that speed reading course! As for this guy,maybe these are whores with hearts of gold?

  16. Anonymous[394] • Disclaimer says:

    Im only in my thirties but I remember when no white women would ever find a black man appealing. The change among a small minority of white women applies to those young enough to be raised on the systematic broadcasting of rap into our culture by the corporate media since 1990. Totally artificial.

    Oddly i was in the orient tenn years ago and the same phenomenon briefly happened before non stimulatory abscence.

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