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Commentary: Asian Americans should shift parties

For all their smarts, Asian Americans can be pretty dumb.

They support Democrats in droves, and Democrats support race-based affirmative action. Last week, a lawsuit revealed just how discriminatory that kind of decision-making can be. At Harvard, racial balancing - in the guise of a personality score for applicants - appears to be systematically reducing the admission of Asian American students to the university.

The Harvard scandal contains a lot of takeaways, but here's the one I hope sticks with my fellow Asian Americans: It's time for us to end our blind loyalty to

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