Today’s Daily, the NYT’s podcast, features anti-Asian sentiments and discriminations with special focus on the shootings in Atlanta. It discusses why “hate crime” is difficult to charge especially when it involves Asian/Asian American, a very brief history of anti-Asian discrimination in the U.S. (Chinese Exclusion Act, Executive Order 9066, and the murder of Vincent Chin), and whether the Atlanta shootings will be charged as a hate crime.
Tag: Atlanta shootings
AAF’s statement about the Atlanta shootings (3/17/2021)
AAF’s statement about the Atlanta shootings today (March 17, 2021). It appears to have targeted Asian American women.