Why People Gaslight Asian American Struggles

Editor’s Note: The opinions expressed in this piece are solely of the author. Amid the early days of the COVID-19 outbreak, San Francisco entrepreneur, Celine Tien, stepped into a Los Angeles nail salon for her birthday manicure.  Upon her arrival, the nail technician asked her, “Are you China-Chinese?”  After Tien told her that she was originally from Mainland China, the nail technician went on a racist rant. “‘You know, we are scared of you Chinese people… Chinese people, I don’t like … Continue reading Why People Gaslight Asian American Struggles