“Me Love You Long Time” Sticks Around for a Really Long Time

Over time, the phrase has entered various areas of pop culture, school yards and the music and apparel industries, often called out by people who know that it’s racist and sexist. It’s used to reduce Asian and Asian-American women to sex objects. It’s our turn to make sure its use of turning Asian and Asian-American women into jokes stops with us. Etta Devine, a writer in LA, puts it well, “Me love you long time was viral before there was viral”. Read more below.


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