The basketball star said he was "tired" of them being "cool" to bash Asians.
Charlotte Hornets star Jeremy Lin took to Twitter to criticize Oscars host Chris Rock to the Asian jokes during Sunday's ceremony.
Lin vented his frustration telling his 1. 51 million followers that he was "tired of them being 'cool' and 'OK' to bash Asians. "Lin also asked the question" when is that this visiting change?"
Seriously though, when is this going to change?!? Tired of it being "cool" and "ok" to bash Asians smh #Oscars https://t.co/1nBvAd3V0q— Jeremy Lin (@JLin7) February 29, 2016
The politics of race dominated the 88th Academy Awards, with Rock skewering "Hollywood racism" during his opening monolouge and presenters for example Sacha Baron Cohen making pointed barbs at the difficulty through the entire show.