Black pride is a movement which encourages Black People to celebrate black culture and embrace their African heritage. In the United States, it was a direct response to racism especially during the Civil Rights Movement.

“The injustices and racism exposed by the Vietnam War also helped cement a bond between different Asian groups living in America. In the eyes of the United States military, it didn’t matter if you were Vietnamese or Chinese, Cambodian or Laotian, you were a ‘gook,’ and therefore subhuman.”