“Chinese women are like American black people”

Jessica’s teacher asked about the U.S. election campaigns, and they got talking about potentially having a female or ‘black’ president, and then got talking about Martin Luther King and the American civil rights movement. When she heard about the 1960’s social context for the civil rights movement, she said, “Chinese women are like American black people.”

(by the way, posts are getting back-logged so there’ll be short posts almost every day for a little bit, so check back often!)