I never expected that my dad would say, "Carrie, don't tell people that you are Chinese."
CW: Racism - If I sound angry, it's because I am. Hate crimes are surging toward the Asian American community. COVID-19 is disproportionately affecting communities of color and those in lower income brackets. This crisis unveils how deeply harmful systemic and institutionalized racism are. It becomes all the more important to speak out, vote, organize and stand up against racism.
Thank you to those who are fighting and thank you to the brave frontline workers who are selflessly putting our safety and health first.