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A Medium blog chronicling the xenophobia and anti-Asian racism that plagues America.

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I always thought I was Batman growing up — until I realized that society typecast me as the Joker before I was born

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I don’t feel Asian enough nor American enough

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In this time of anti-Asian hate, we need look to the couple who fought for civil rights in Detroit

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Peloton instructor Emma Lovewell reflects on her journey to reckoning and reconciling with her Asian identity


We need to arm ourselves with knowledge, not guns

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It’s a widespread issue for the entire Asian community

I graduated with a master’s in engineering in 2017. It was one of the most thrilling moments in my life. But what followed for the next couple of years revived my lifelong struggle with Asian stereotypes. Photo courtesy of the author


He was the most universally recognizable Asian actor in Hollywood when I was growing up

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Her case came decades before Brown v. Board of Education

The Tape family (Mamie Tape is in the middle). Photo: Getty Images


The first Asian American woman to star in Hollywood, she fought back against typecasting

Poster for the Fu Manchu flick Daughter of the Dragon (1931).


In the wake of anti-Asian hate, this text from my white friend was genuinely helpful

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#StopAsianHate

A Medium blog chronicling the xenophobia and anti-Asian racism that plagues America.

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