The Rundown

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An article on the Webtoon, 88Rising, and Advancing Justice | AAJC collaboration

Webtoon are teaming up with 88rising and the advocacy group Asian American Advancing Justice (AAJC) for a new webcomic called “Illuminated.” The series focuses on Asian women in high-profile fields, and is designed to dispel myths surrounding Asian people in modern society. The comic features stories based on the lives of Olympic athletes, musicians, and more. Additionally, “Illuminated” is being used to help bring attention to the #StopAsianHate movement while empowering Asians from all walks of life. The first story from “Illuminated” will be available on June 25 on the Webtoon platform.