It’s racist for ex- SNL hire Shane Gillis to casually use racial slurs against Asian Americans in his jokes.
Now, thanks to President Trump calling COVID-19 the “ Chinese virus ,” it’s open season on Asian Americans.
Story continuesAs Asian Americans, we are dealing with dueling fears—fear of the virus itself and fear of xenophobia, a pandemic just as scary as the virus.
My mother, the other day, said to me, “Maybe it’s just not a good time for Asian Americans and our stories.
My Asian American ancestors paid dearly so I could have this day, to tell my stories.