But the series also documents the discrimination Asian Americans have faced for generations.
Seeing the history of racism against Asian Americans depicted onscreen triggered trauma that I was holding in.
This discrimination against Asian Americans is not only misdirected and wrong, but it also takes a toll on the overall physical and mental health and well-being of Asian Americans across the country.
These days I feel like I’m dealing with two pandemics: COVID-19 and anti-Asian racism.
Anti-Asian racism is one arm of what some are rightfully calling a double whammy facing broad swaths of the Asian American community.