Asian Americans

Teen Vogue photographer says Condé Nast doesn’t value Asian community

Teen Vogue photographer says Condé Nast doesn’t value Asian community

Alexi McCammond stepped down over racist tweets she wrote as a teenager. Photograph: Ed Rode/Getty Images for Politicon A Teen Vogue photographer has said the hiring and swift axing of editor-in-chief Alexi McCammond over anti-Asian tweets shows Condé Nast does not “value” its Asian staff members. McCammond apologised for comments she tweeted in 2011 and which …

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Jay Leno apologizes for past anti-Asian jokes: ‘I knew it was wrong’

Jay Leno apologizes for past anti-Asian jokes: ‘I knew it was wrong’

Jay Leno said he regrets the jokes he made at the expense of the Asian American community.WireImage “Cancel culture” is not to blame for Jay Leno’s change of heart. The former talk-show host has issued an apology for making a series of anti-Asian jokes made during his career. Amid renewed outcry following the shootings at an Atlanta spa, …

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