Don’t Yuck My Yum: Kids Books That Dismantle Orientalism & Food Shaming

Referring to Asian as food ‘ethnic’ centers whiteness as the norm Actually – stop calling all of our stuff – particularly us as people, ‘ethnic,’ ‘diverse,’ and ‘exotic.’ It’s othering, it’s fetishy, and it makes us uncomfortable. When you talk about us like this, you’re feeding into the stereotype that we’re perpetual foreigners who don’t belong here. Cut it […]