Honoring the Legacy of Vincent Chin

Officials of Ferndale, Mich., last month unveiled a memorial in honor of Vincent Chin, a Chinese American killed in a brutal hate crime that would go on to spur a…

Asian Americans: The New White?

…American citizens. In 1982, Vincent Chin, a Chinese American, was murdered during another rising tide of anti-Japanese hysteria. More recently, South Asians have been targeted and murdered following the 9/11…

The Awkward SFIAAFF 2010 Diaries

…whom I met briefly in Los Angeles this past fall. I believe the mix-up was because Christine Choy made Who Killed Vincent Chin? and I associated her with Curtis Choy…

Free, Free Chol Soo Lee

…social classes and political leanings across the country. The movement predated Vincent Chin, the 1982 hate crime case of a Chinese American Detroit man that is often cited in Asian…

Following Her "True North"

…parents get treated disrespectfully is hard to understand as a child. Then in eighth grade, I first learned about the hate crime [by Detroit autoworkers] that killed Vincent Chin, and…

Sidekicks No More

…Ho Lee and the victims of atomic bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Others are inspired by the legacy of Vincent Chin, the victim of a hate crime in the outskirts…