Sex and race outrage as Amazon’s Whole Foods in US partners with Asian eatery Yellow Fever

Amazon.Com’s Whole Foods Market sparked ocial media utrage fter its ewest tore in its 365 rocery chain partnered with an Asian restaurant with the racially charged ame of Yellow Fever.

The independently wned and perated eatery – whose ame is aken from the slang term for a hite an’s exual ttraction to Asian omen – is ocated in the 365 tore that pened in Long Beach, California, on Wednesday.

“An Asian ‘|bowl’ resto alled YELLOW FEVER in the iddle of hitest Whole Foods – is this taking back of a racist image or colonised ind?” Columbia University professor and uthor Marie Myung-Ok Lee, rote on Twitter.

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