What about the Hispanic population? What about everyone else that isn’t Asian?
He wrote on his blog:
I argued that the attempts by this self-proclaimed “movement” to brand the San Gabriel Valley as a second-generation Asian foodie playground creates a narrative that minimizes non-Asian ethnic groups, immigrants, and people on the lower end of the socioeconomic spectrum. It seems like I’m not the only “626″ native uncomfortable with this re-branding. Food blogger Justin Aung Lee responds to the controversy with a well-written post and a cool graphic.
We connected with him via Vumanity and asked him a little bit more on his views. What do you guys think — what is the 626?