March 25, 1992
Anti-Asian Slogan Scrawled On Campus Wall
Pomona, California -- A slogan, "Asian American Studies Now," that had been painted by Asian-American students on a wall at Pomona College was defaced to read "Asian Americans Die Now."
The original slogan was painted on a wall near a dormitory that had been set aside for students' graffiti. Many of the college's 236 Asian-American students have been campaigning for the establishment of an Asian-American-studies program at the Claremont Colleges, a consortium of six private colleges,