Witnessing for One Another with Celeste Pewter
California activist Celeste Pewter is an upcoming journalist with bylines in Teen Vogue and Thrillist. Most recently she has been speaking out about the increased profiling of people of Asian American descent. In this conversation, Celeste shared candidly about recent harassment she experienced near her home as a Taiwanese American. Nina and Celeste also explored the power of witnessing for one another and how the term microaggression may minimize the toxicity of racist comments. Finally, Celeste and Nina discussed three specific ways we can support the AAPI community.
Teen Vogue Article
Vincent Chin NY Times article
Asian American Journalists Association
Nina's Next Peer Group
Let's Get Real IG
Grace Meng's Website