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I could count the number of other Asian Americans around me on one hand, all of us standing still.

Asian Americans have stood on the sidelines and watched as Black Americans are murdered for too long.

Many Asian Americans have responded in support of Black Lives Matter with editorials, webinars, and Facebook groups.

Asian Americans have volunteered to translate Black Lives Matter resources into Mandarin, Vietnamese, and other Asian languages to facilitate the difficult conversations with our parents and grandparents.

We have protested in the streets alongside Black, brown and white Americans, some carrying signs proclaiming “Asians 4 Black Lives” or “Yellow Peril supports Black Power.”Asian America is at a crossroads.

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