Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, Asian people of many origins have faced increased racism, violence, and discrimination. As creators, we should be especially offended by this abhorrent trend. Much of this hate has been created and/or driven by incredibly biased and inaccurate media sources. Make sure you take time to examine your own work. Who does it uplift? Who does it vilify? What values does it demonstrate?
Here are a few ways you can show up for our Asian community
Interrupting Bias: Calling Out vs. Calling In — Use these phrases to stop racism when you see it!
Just for AAPI
AANHPI Service Providers by state—mental health and behavioral services for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders
Statement on OMPA's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Efforts