Asian Hate Crime Surges Due to Racism Surrounding Coronavirus

According to data provided by the NYPD, the rate of reported hate crime against Asian-Americans has increased by 1,900 percent since the beginning of the pandemic last year. The attacks have been primarily against vulnerable members of the community including homeless people, small business owners, the elderly and women. The United Nations issued a report in August 2020 that found in just eight weeks between … Continue reading Asian Hate Crime Surges Due to Racism Surrounding Coronavirus