Isabel Kang

Isabel Kang

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This ‘Ajumma’ Says Black Lives Matter

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Editor’s Note: The opinions expressed in this piece are solely those of the author.

A couple of weeks ago, I was captured on video talking about the importance of the Asian American community showing solidarity with the Movement for Black Lives. I was wearing my “I Can’t Breathe” mask and participating in a march with traditional Korean drummers. I became the viral “ajumma.” That’s Korean for a middle-aged woman.