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Attack against Romney for speaking French

Here is an attack ad against Romney linking  his ability to speak French to all kinds of negative character traits. Pair this with the Huntsman ad on this site which shows him speaking Chinese to get students thinking about media portrayals of speaking … Continue reading

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Yellow Peril Political Ads: China as a threat to the US

This political ad features an imagined lecture, in Beijing in 2030 in Mandarin (e.g. after the Chinese have trounced the US) complete with evil ha ha ha chuckle. It was shown both during the 2010 midterm elections and during the 2012 … Continue reading

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Yellow Peril Political Ads: Jon Hunstman

This is an ad from New Hampshire which features shots of Jon Huntsman speaking Mandarin and asking questions like “the Manchurian candidate. What’s he hiding?” “American values? or Chinese?”, accuses him of miscegenation, and other things. Click here to play the … Continue reading

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