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Sharp rise in anti-Asian hate crimes observed during the Covid-19 pandemic

TW: racism, hate crimes With the Covid-19 pandemic and language such as ‘Chinese virus’ becoming widely used terms, anti-Asian racism has risen to the extreme.  On 16 March, a mass shooting took place in Atlanta, Georgia with eight people killed – six of them being Asian-American women.  The gunman had posted a Facebook status prior to […]