Why “Chinese Virus” Upsets Some, and Why the GOP Should Care.

My father, a USMC Veteran who fought against the communists in the Conflict in Korea, worked for the State Department for nearly a decade after that.  It just so happened along the way, he fell in love with my Japanese mother while they were both working at the American Embassy in Tokyo. But instead ofContinue reading “Why “Chinese Virus” Upsets Some, and Why the GOP Should Care.”

Coronavirus Update: Why We Need to Call It Coronavirus or Covid-19

So while I have been following events re:  #Coronavirus around the world, I have found an alarming number of #HateCrimes against those of #Asian descent. I made my argument in a recent Instagram Post.. (https://instagram.com/karenecarlson) First, in full disclosure, in case you didn’t get past the Instagram post, is that my mother is a JapaneseContinue reading “Coronavirus Update: Why We Need to Call It Coronavirus or Covid-19”