Through jubilant performances and speeches, the city’s first-ever Blasian March connected the large but disparate communities.
Asian Deaf creatives Christine Sun Kim and Ravi Vasavan teamed up with Staple Pigeon Streetwear on a fundraiser to combat anti-Asian violence.
“We are exhausted, scared, grieving, and angry, and yet we persevere.”
We can see the Atlanta shootings within an even longer history of desiring, dehumanizing, and discarding foreign women.
“This is a frightening escalation of the racial violence targeting Asian American Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) across the country since the pandemic began,” says a statement by the Museum of Chinese in America, one of many institutions to respond to the murders.