Violence against Asian Americans and Asian immigrants has surged in response to COVID-19.
A whirlwind of pain, fury and fear is blowing through Asian American communities, and many are expressing a deep sense of shock that this is happening.
As Asian Americans, we need to clearly recognize and set our targets on the common enemy: white supremacy.
To this day, this harmful myth, borne out of anti-Black racism and strategic insincere flattery of Asian Americans, remains an all-too-effective wedge to divide communities of color.
Multiple Asian American organizations have released statements calling for Asian solidarity with Black Americans in response to recent and past police violence.