One should understand Justice Alito's representation of Asian Americans in his dissenting opinion as indicative of how the system of racism evolves in order to maintain itself. Specifically, Asian Americans have become a proxy group for White Americans.
The show can remind us that "white" is an idea invented to make superiority inheritable, like nobility.
Student demands for changes to their educational experience threaten white property interests in the curriculum. Faculty defenses of the status quo will reveal the nature of those interests.
Can the concept of white privilege stand in the way of learning about racism?
In order to educate students on race and identity, it is best to begin with some history.