“If you are invisible enough, you will be seen as American. But we are saying that we will be invisible no more.”
Many Asian Americans are grappling with heightened anxiety about their personal safety and the bleak sense that no matter how many people are punched, shoved, knifed, hospitalized, and even killed, people continue to question whether a wave of hate crimes is really happening. There’s been a silent history of violence against Asian Americans for generations.
Photographed for BuzzFeed News with words by Venessa Wong.
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