Fetishized and otherized, scapegoated for a pandemic, abused behind closed doors, even gunned down: Asian hatred is a designed piece of the American experiment
Yang’s views on anti-Asian-American prejudice in the coronavirus outbreak aren’t just dated — they’re dangerous
It’s a story I hear in every immigrant diaspora. The details change, but the emotions rarely do. It’s hard to confront the fact that your country has let down the people who raised you.
As the coronavirus outbreak puts Asianness in the spotlight, it’s hard not to feel like a suspect