An Unsentimental Education

The racism and #MeToo scandal that plagued my exclusive Brooklyn private school

Wendy Chin-Tanner
Aug 6, 2019 · 13 min read

HHere is a fairy tale. Once upon a time in Brooklyn in the 1980s, a little girl from a working class, immigrant Chinese American family went to a very special private school. Her family told her she was lucky, her school told her she was lucky, and for a very long time, the little girl…