What does it mean to be Asian in America?

In this time Asian people especially in America are facing hate crimes more than usual, attacks on East Asian people have risen up during Covid-19 outbreak. Many individuals in the United States see the virus as foreign and blame Asian people as the spreaders. Disease does not differentiate among people based on skin color or national origin, yet many Asian Americans have suffered from discrimination and hatred during the COVID-19 pandemic. Although the threat of the virus is real for all Americans, Asian Americans bear the additional burden of feeling unsafe and vulnerable to attack by others  A spike in anti-Asian prejudice has left many Asians wondering where they fit … Read More