The fact that the coronavirus seems to have originated in China has spawned a slew of anti-Asian hate crimes.
Across the country, Asian American parents and children are making versions of the call I made.
Asian Americans are experiencing such a moment right now.
It seduces Asian Americans and recruits us to act on its behalf.
Of course, with the falsely positive come the negative stereotypes (you’re sneaky, you’re stealing jobs, you’re corrupt).