The past year was rough for immigrants, but I'm still glad I decided to become an American.
"It was through American media where I learned how people act in different scenarios, how people talk. That's where I learned everything."
The trailer for 'The Great Wall,' starring Matt Damon, set off a firestorm of criticism about Hollywood's whitewashing problem. We spoke to writer J. Y. Yang, who's writing a novel inspired by the backlash.
When you're constantly passed over for even the "Asian" roles, it can be incredibly difficult to pursue a career in acting.
When you move to a new country as a kid, you never fully fit in with your home culture or your adopted culture.
For immigrants who come to America as children and teenagers, adapting to a new language can make middle and high school feel like hell.