Yet instead of standing in solidarity with African Americans, the Asian American community has chosen to be silent.
As Vietnamese and Chinese, I’ve tried to resist the stereotype that Asian Americans are subservient and docile, constantly reiterating that Asians are not quiet.
Anti-Blackness within Asian American communities is not a new phenomenon.
The path was treacherous for Asian Americans, but much less so than for African Americans.
Then you see it’s everywhere.” Will we, as Asian Americans, continue to stifle ourselves with silence?