Authorities say the Atlanta shooting suspect, who is white, chose to go to Asian masseuses. That ties in with the stereotype of Asian women that labels us as hypersexual and submissive.
Wanting to be a better ally, I’ve started this odd journey of having uncomfortable conversations with white people.
The coronavirus has shined an unfortunate spotlight on racism against Asian Americans. While we have much to celebrate during Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we must also teach our children how to call out acts of bigotry.