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Thousands of Asian American hate crimes reported amid coronavirus pandemic

Added: 09.07.2020 13:54 | 0 views | 0 comments

Since the coronavirus pandemic began, there has been a rise in hate crimes and racist attacks against Asian Americans. Cellphone video captured one of the most recent incidents, in which a man yelled racial slurs at a California family while they were at a birthday dinner. He later apologized. Elaine Quijano spoke to the family that was targeted.


COVID-related discrimination disproportionately impacts racial minorities, study shows

Added: 09.07.2020 12:11 | 0 views | 0 comments

A new study reveals that discrimination against people thought to have COVID-19, even if they weren't infected, peaked in April and has since declined. Particularly against Asian Americans, however, discrimination persists.

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Thailand could become the first Southeast Asian country to legalize same-sex civil partnerships

Added: 09.07.2020 9:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

Thailand's Cabinet on Wednesday approved a draft bill that will legally recognize same-sex civil partnerships and give greater rights to same-sex couples, a potential first for any nation in Southeast Asia if passed into law.

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Beijing-based reporter surprised by US stance on masks

Added: 09.07.2020 4:16 | 0 views | 0 comments

CNN international correspondent David Culver examines how in China and other Asian countries masks, despite being legally mandated, are widely viewed as a social responsibility, whereas in the US masks are becoming increasingly politicized.

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Video shows CEO's racial rant against Asian American family

Added: 09.07.2020 0:49 | 0 views | 0 comments

Since the COVID-19 crisis began, many Asian Americans have been targeted by racial slurs and even violent assaults across the country. One family caught one incident on camera. Jeff Pegues reports.


CEO apologizes after racist rant targeting Asian American family

Added: 09.07.2020 0:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

The executive from San Francisco is seen on video yelling racial slurs and expletives before a waiter tells him to leave.


'Why I've used skin-whitening products'

Added: 08.07.2020 17:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

Radio 1 Newsbeat ask people from South Asian backgrounds about using of skin-lightening products.

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The Grand Old Man of India who became Britain's first Asian MP

Added: 08.07.2020 17:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

Indian-born Dadabhai Naoroji was the first Asian to sit in the House of Commons.

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Coronavirus doctor's diary: 'They say I have blood on my hands'

Added: 08.07.2020 17:38 | 0 views | 0 comments

Abusive messages were sent to an Asian doctor because of a myth that non-white patients are left to die.

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L.A. activists grapple with the legacy of the 1992 uprising on Asian-Black relations

Added: 08.07.2020 11:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

The L.A. uprising, set off by the acquittals of police in the beating of Rodney King and the killing of a Black teenager by a Korean shop owner, divided the Asian American and Black communities.

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