Dear Mom, Dad, Uncle, Auntie: Black Lives Matter to Us, Too

A came across this incredible crowdsourced letter helping Asian Americans explain to our immigrant families why we stand in solidarity with #BlackLivesMatter. This letter was the result of the last 24 hours, translations in at least 13 languages, and contributions from more than 40 people. Mom, Dad, Uncle, Auntie, Grandfather, Grandmother:        We need to talk. You […]

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April 30 by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen, Pulitzer Prize winning author, wrote an insightful post on Facebook today regarding April 30th. I personally have no issue with recognizing April 30 as Black April, but I understand Viet’s point of view. April 30 Today is what many Vietnamese in the diaspora call “Black April.” For them […]

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