Demonstrators take part in a protest sparked by the death of George Floyd across the Brooklyn Bridge in New York, the United States, June 13, 2020.
Photo: XinhuaBy now, the waves from the anti-police brutality protests in the US have reached every corner of American society.
Grace Lee Boggs, the late Chinese-American activist, married black activist James Boggs in the 1950s, and fought for the rights of the black community throughout her entire life.
“But in a racially charged America, we often don’t get the opportunity to consider each other’s perspective, before being dragged into a preformed narrative of racial conflict.
Instead, this predisposition only makes tensions that much worse.The author is a New York-based journalist and Alicia Patterson fellow.