Tag Archives: Asian American

An Asian American mom is in the middle between her two grownup sons

Oakland Community Activist Shirley Gee in The Try Guys YouTube Video, “We Need to Talk About Anti-Asian Hate”

In March, the popular YouTube Channel The Try Guys shared “We Need to Talk About Anti-Asian Hate,” a video that has now reached nearly two million views on YouTube. The hour-long video was hosted by[Read more]

Oakland talks ABC’s Asian-American Family Sitcom: “Fresh off the Boat”

Fresh off the boat? No, actually, my mom hopped off a plane with me and my brother  clinging to her legs. Perhaps it was her lack of English, America’s lack of Tagalog,  and the resulting[Read more]