Healing from the Trauma of the Child Welfare System

Source: Author’s Personal Collection

I was recently filmed for Korean American Story. I was asked in the interview why community meant so much to me. Weeping, I expressed that I had gone into the system and had come home to my Korean community here in Chicago. And they embraced me and welcomed me back.

It is so important to be a community and a family as a community. It is how we will overcome systemic injustice…

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Bree Yoo-Sun McLuen, 정 유선

Bree Yoo-Sun McLuen, 정 유선

Mother. Artist. Healer. EO of Wonhwa Warriors, LLC & Top Writer in Racism “Narratives for collective liberation.”