Let's Get Real

Witnessing for One Another with Celeste Pewter

May 24, 2021 Celeste Pewter Season 2 Episode 204
Let's Get Real
Witnessing for One Another with Celeste Pewter
Show Notes

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

Celeste's Twitter

Let's Get Real IG

Grace Meng's Website

Bystander Training