Why We Need to Dig a Little Deeper and Stop Using ‘Stop Asian Hate’

Protesters hold placards during a ‘Stop Asian Hate’ rally in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 20, days after deadly shootings at three local spas [Shannon Stapleton/Reuters]. Taken from Al Jazeera.

I would like to acknowledge that I am a Black woman living in a visibly Black body, and I do not claim to know the experiences of those in the AAPI community. I am not personally a part of the AAPI community, but I aim to be an ally to those who are; for, as a Black queer feminist, I believe that all racially/ethnically-marginalized people need to be united in the liberation