By Sen Tien Join J, Vi and Sen as they imitate online activists, describe encounters with panhandlers and how they try to navigate the volatile nature of the 'them vs. us' rhetoric on Twitter. https://youtu.be/bikxeOICNkE
By Paget Kagy and Albert Hur Al and Paget discuss the factors at play that hinder Asian American success within the workplace and entertainment, and what we can do about it through becoming political, connecting as a community, and speaking out.
By Sen Tien In this episode, we talk about how the working class or blue collar workers experience racism differently. We briefly touch on class as well and how it's a neglected dynamic in the Asian activism sphere. https://youtu.be/7fmDnJHMMiI
By Paget Kagy and Albert Hur Al and Paget tackle one of the most contentious issues among Asian Am today: the Asian Female White Male relationship: Why and when it's problematic, and how to bridge the divide.
By Sen Tien J and Vi welcome Yun in this episode to talk about her experience as a 1.5 generation Asian-American and compare and contrast the divide with the 2nd generation. https://youtu.be/n0NdCXPk_OE
By Paget Kagy and Albert Hur Al and Paget have an important discussion on Asian American history that has been lost to many.
By Sen Tien Today we discuss the cultural importance and the racialized nature of food for Asian diaspora. We also cover the show Ugly Delicious, a Netflix original food show. It demonstrates past, present and future presence of Asian American cuisines and the relationships we build around food. https://youtu.be/MCJzdPrdpi8
By Sen Tien There are many misconceptions surrounding Asian Beauty. We talk about shade-ism, why being pale isn't necessarily a white beauty standard, the "evil" China debate regarding the animal testing debate and the rise of K-beauty. https://youtu.be/_cD0vKlQ6ls
By Sen Tien March is International Women's History Month and International Women's Day is March 8. We talk about who we consider our role models, the lack of Asian Women in mainstream feminist spaces, teaching ourselves our own histories, and seeking out people to support. https://youtu.be/Q9uVq1_QREg
By Sen Tien The main four are back and discuss Asian diaspora and their achievements at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics 2018. Some controversies are addressed which include a radio host's gross comments toward Chloe Kim, unsolicited advice and "activism" towards dog meat consumption and Mirai Nagasu skating to Miss Saigon. https://youtu.be/PqdMcPKAATM