Asian America: The Ken Fong Podcast

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Ep 357: Michelle Li


News anchor Michelle Li casually mentioned on-air that she’d eaten Korean dumpling soup on New Year’s Day. Her comment elicited a hurtful racist critique from a White viewer. Ironically, the accusation that Michelle was being “very Asian” has given rise to the #veryasian movement where Asians everywhere are touting their favorite New Year’s traditional favorites and standing together in solidarity.