The model minority myth says all Asians are successful. Why that’s dangerous.

Cayden Mak, executive director of the Asian American organizing group 18 Million Rising, said that the combination of Covid-19 and inflamed tensions around race has finally brought the longstanding issue to the forefront. And after eight people in the Atlanta area, including six Asian women, were killed at three spas, the national conversation has shifted to […]

UCLA’s Natalie Chou wants to make a difference for Asian Americans

At 6’2″ UCLA’s Natalie Chou is one of the few Asian Division 1 athletes and is looking to make a difference in the world. “She wants to make a difference in the world,” coach Cori Close said. “There’s been an inner strength that has sort of organically come out of her. … She’s fighting. She’s fighting […]