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Asian American Racial Trauma
Words: 351 Length: 1 Pages Document Type: Article Review Paper #: 16016293
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In 'Minor Feelings,' Asian American Racial Trauma Is Laid Bare
What stood out is how Asian Americans are viewed in the country. While racial bias is mostly linked to Black Americans it was surprising to discover that Asian Americans are also discriminated against. Their discrimination is overshadowed by the fact Asians have a different skin color so it is assumed they are not racially discriminated against. Struggling with minor feelings since Asians are not the majority white or the model minority since they are not black (Hu, February 27, 2020). This results in their racial trauma being silent as they do not have a voice. Asian Americans are forced to speak English perfectly so that they can fit into the society they live in. This results in racial trauma since they have to face the scripts written for them by American society.
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References
Hu, E. (February 27, 2020). In \\'Minor Feelings,\\' Asian American Racial Trauma Is Laid Bare. Retrieved from  https://www.npr.org/2020/02/27/802298200/in-minor-feelings-asian-american-racial-trauma-is-laid-bare