Stop AAPI Hate

Monday numbers: A sobering look at the hate crimes that have targeted Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

BY: - March 22, 2021

Spat upon, assaulted, harassed: The pandemic helps spawn an epidemic of hatred and violence During the first nine months of pandemic, when former President Donald Trump chose to inaccurately call the coronavirus the "China virus," he fomented, if not tacitly sanctioned animosity and discrimination toward people of Asian descent.