WHEN RACISM IS MORE DANGEROUS THAN A PANDEMIC

WHEN RACISM IS MORE DANGEROUS THAN A PANDEMIC

In shockingly graphic videos across social media, we can see the conspicuous target Asian Americans have begun to bear. From being shoved to the ground to slashed in the face, the elderly members of the Asian American community have taken the brunt of the violence. Something must be done.  Though the United States is under [...]

THE PERCEPTION OF MENTAL HEALTH IN THE ASIAN COMMUNITY

THE PERCEPTION OF MENTAL HEALTH IN THE ASIAN COMMUNITY

As an Asian American, mental health was rarely touched upon in my household. It seemed like a silly issue to stress over, considering my family’s near-death experiences as refugees. I was expected to accept and move on from mental obstacles with ease.  I remember how shocked I felt hearing about one of my relatives battling [...]