Gretchen Ho Reacts to Old Video of Katherine Ryan Who Said Filipino Children are Test Subjects

GRETCHEN HO – The volleyball-turned-host took to the micro-blogging site, Twitter wherein she expressed her frustration over an old video clip of Katherine Ryan wherein the latter mentioned that Filipino children are used as test subjects.

Gretchen Ho and Katherine Ryan
Credit to rightful owner of the photos

Earlier, a certain Twitter user with handle name @sailorjinniee shared an old clip of Katherine Ryan wherein she spoke of Filipino children in a joke for the British stand-up comedy show “Mock the Week,” aired June 13, 2013.

Gretchen Ho, who’s not amused by her statement reposted the tweet with the caption: “What kind of person would make this a joke?!!! Not funny. #StopAsianHate.”

Watch the video below:

Meanwhile, racism or racial discrimination has been a hot topic lately following a series of assaults involving Asian/Asian-American citizens.

On Tuesday, a white gunman fatally shot eight people, including six Asian women, in a series of killings at three massage parlors in the Atlanta area.

The shootings are the latest in a series of violent incidents against Asian Americans across the country, including the January assault and killing of 84-year-old Vicha Ratanapakdee in San Francisco.

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