The New York Times: "Yellow Fever" and Whole Foods
(READ): Jenny’s tweet and comments were featured in this New York Times article on the controversy surrounding the new “Yellow Fever” restaurant co-located with the new 365 at Whole Foods grocery store in Long Beach, California. Jenny, along with her friends at 18 Million Rising, started a petition to #CureYellowFever, change the restaurant name and gather new name ideas that will be sent to Whole Foods executives. (Petition Link Here)
Jenny started the viral hashtag #ThankYouMattDamon to speak out against the white savior storyline of the 2017 Chinese-U.S. co-production "The Great Wall." Here is a selection of the press coverage. Feb 2017.
#HowToEatPBJ Video + Bad Appetite Magazine Press Roundup
Jenny self-produced, wrote, and starred in this viral video response to the controversial Bon Appetit magazine video "How To Eat Pho." Here is a selection of press coverage about Jenny's video and the issue of cultural appropriation in food culture. Oct 2016.