Thousand Star Hotel confronts the silence around racism, police brutality, and the invisibility of the Asian American urban poor.
From with thanks to Sahra Nguyen for the refugee style slogan:
They give the kids candy to bet.
My daughter loses the first four rounds, she's a quiet wire as they take her candy away, piece by piece. When she finally wins, I ask if she wants to play again. No she shouts, grabbing her candy, I want to go home True refugee style: take everything you got and run with it.