Lots of people are talking about race on Twitter this week, using the hashtag #NotYourAsianSidekick.
The person who started the conversation is the writer Suey Park. She says that there are so many stereotypes: Asians are submissive, good at math and science, and play the violin. She wants to have a fuller conversation about Asian Americans.
This minute and a half BBC video is a good intro to Suey and the topic: