How do you deal with the identity crisis, ironically, as an ABC who can speak Chinese?

I’m a first generation immigrant who immigrated to Canada at a young age and still retain my Chinese ability. The identity struggle is real. But it depends on the person. Most of my CBC/ABC friends would identify as Canadian/American first and foremost and as do I. How long you spent in China before you immigrated […]

What are some American practices that Canadians find odd?

Using dollar bills all made of the same color and using old material (cotton). Why not upgrade the bills to make it more fraud proof like Canada did? Not using the Metric system. God do I hate Fahrenheit especially. Impossible to tell how cold or warm it is. Love of guns.. why Americans love their […]

Differences between racism and stereotypes

 I think people confuse racism with stereotype. rac·ism noun prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against someone of a different race based on the belief that one’s own race is superior. “We don’t hire Asians because we need diversity in our company. We already have too many Asians.” is a racist policy. It’s discriminatory. Meanwhile, a […]