Amidst America’s contentious election, BuzzFeed recently published an article entitled, “17 Foods That White People Have Ruined.” Example foods from the article include “Pho with Broccoli and Quinoa” and “Nutella Samosas.” The popular piece gained over 1 million views and 602 comments. Its top-rated comment argues against the … Read more
Asian Americans are taking to the media, where they are often stereotyped as quiet and passive, to boldly and bravely voice their dissenting opinions.
By Frances Fu
Last Tuesday, Bon Appétit released a video called “PSA: This Is How You Should be Eating Pho,” featuring Tyler Akin, a non-Vietnamese chef and restaurant owner in Philadelphia.
Two days later, Bon Appétit had changed the headline to “We’re in Love With This Pho” after considerable backlash from … Read more