Thoughts on cosmetic surgery, vanity, selfies:
The following is a snippet from a paper I wrote on The Wire and organized labor.
As a personal guideline, I always accompany the airing of grievances with constructive suggestions. Quickly, the three things I think allies of #NotYourAsianSidekick should do:
- Be aware of, and speak up against, the Model Minority Myth.
- Stand up against the anti-Muslim backlash. Yes, this includes paternalistic anti-hijab stuff.
- Call for immigration reform.