Index: All My Stories on Racism
I’m a “Top Writer” in Racism sharing my experiences, advice, and stories from the trenches.
Anti-Asian Racism Can Feel Like Death by a Thousand Cuts
I grew up in California, where I felt like a regular American. Moving to the East Coast for a summer internship was a…
The Special Joy and Bittersweet Pain of Growing Up Asian in California
I’m grateful even if it left me unprepared for racism.
“Why do YOU support Affirmative Action? Doesn’t it hurt you?”
I’ve answered this question so many times that I’m going to just share this link the next time someone asks.
Immigrant v. American Born: Asians in America Can Have Vastly Different Experiences
A reply to the white man who bragged that his Asian immigrant wife has never had any racist experiences so mine are…
My Dad Wanted Me to Pursue STEM To Minimize the Impact of Racism
He thought a graduate degree would level the playing field, too
We Must Preserve the Untold Stories of BIPOC WWII Veterans
They volunteered despite laws discriminating against them.
“The Rookie” Isn’t Your Typical Police Drama/Comedy
The multiracial cast tackles serious issues like the challenges of being a woman in policing, racist officers, and the…
Actually, Asian Americans Really Can Sing, Act, Dance, and Be Creative!
We’re not just tech nerds.
Question Your Racial Dating Preferences and Go More Than Skin-Deep
Asian American men are hot and can be amazing partners
My New Reality: Hyper Vigilance While Being Asian in America
I was so exhausted after my first outing, I fell asleep at 9 pm.