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Amy Tan Speaks Spanish to Share a Simple Message to Racists on Twitter

Renowned Asian American author Amy Tan gave her response to the recent story of a U.S. border patrol agent stopping and demanding identification from U.S. citizen simply because she spoke Spanish. That story comes just a week after a New York lawyer was caught on video berating a restaurant customer for speaking Spanish to a staff member.

In a tweet on Wednesday, Tan flexed her own Spanish-speaking skills with a simple message to racists: