Confronting the Racist in Me

How the violence against Asian-American elders watered the seeds of Anti-Blackness in me, and what I am doing to confront my racism.

Fear. Hatred. Apathy. Loathing. Demonization.

These are emotions that racist people systematically ascribe toward People of Color, especially Black people. Once cultivated, these feelings manifest as the racist policies and practices that cause lasting individual and collective…