Today, Lihn Nguyen and I share how the Asian American and Pacific Islander Community and Black communities are working together to right racism and build political power. We write:
Black and Asian women know what it means to be 'othered.' We have each had harmful stereotypes cast upon us that date back centuries and continue to affect our lives today. From the fetishization of Asian women to the trope of the angry Black woman, these stereotypes have real life consequences.
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