He is reacting to his fellow Minneapolis Police Department officer, Derek Chauvin, brutalizing George Floyd in the final moments of his life.
As much as we claim to support Black lives, how can we, as Asian Americans, do better?
“We’re facing a crisis where everyone feels like they need to do penance,” said Soya Jung, senior partner at the Asian-American-focused ChangeLab, told me.
It’s true that Asian Americans have benefited from privilege.
The key to Asian American “success” has been the focus of white spectacle: Is it parenting?