“It seems like this innocuous question, like people are just asking your identity,” Lee said, “but they’re really challenging this idea of who is American, which is, at the core, an offensive question. It’s this persistent perception that Asian-Americans are not American, that they are perpetual foreigners.”
Pretty damn sad…
This just happened and how ironic that it happened at a conference called No Labels Problem Solver.
Don’t just read the text in the article, watch the video to get the full effect of the disdain rained down on this young man…
If you are a transracial family raising children of color, this, or something similar is what your child will face often. Do your part, speak out to stop this, don’t let this happen to your child.