May 31st: Devotional 9
We are currently in a time when there has been an uptick in racist harassment and violence against Asian and Asian American people. Anti-Asian racism is not new. Read the following articles for today.
Kat Chow’s article gives a helpful introduction to ideas about Asian and Asian-American identity in the context of the United States: https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2018/09/27/647989652/if-we-called-ourselves-yellow
Coshandra Dillard wrote this helpful article about interrupting anti-Asian racism around Covid-19. It’s intended for educators, but helpful to anyone who wants to practice anti-racism in their daily lives: https://www.learningforjustice.org/magazine/speaking-up-against-racism-around-the-coronavirus