Who’s Your Tribe?
I want to figure out how I can be the kind of brown that’s in solidarity with being a person of color but also the kind that eats rice with my hands and speaks in Bangla.
Creator and Founder, Angry Asian Man
I grew up in an era when there weren’t a lot of examples of Koreans in the media in general. I mean, I remember freaking out one time because “Diff’rent Strokes” was my favorite show when I was a kid. There was one episode where there was a random Korean story line, and I was like, what? Just being acknowledged was a major thing. Every Korean you see, you feel an affinity to, in some way.
Professor of Psychology and Business, Northwestern University
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Every person has to reckon with how much their group matters to them, how they’re going to react to actions by their group that maybe they wouldn’t have engaged in themselves. Some people might respond to that by distancing themselves.