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COLLECTIVE Musings: Ivanka Voters, Asian Americans and Not Being the Wedge

COLLECTIVE Musings: Ivanka Voters, Asian Americans and Not Being the Wedge
by Jaime-Jin Lewis..... Four weeks ago, I sat next to Ivanka Trump at a bar. It was her 35th birthday and she was celebrating with a few cocktails and a small group of friends at a Mexican restaurant near my house. (The irony of the restaurant being Mexican is not lost on anyone.) I was enjoying a drink with two friends when the server pointed out our odd company. I contemplated saying something but in the end never did. In part, this is because I am a Liberal in the New York City bubble who didn’t take the Trump candidacy seriously, and I didn’t see Ivanka or her father as a threat to me, until it was too late. If...

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