- New York Times 06:38June 8, 2021Truck Attack That Killed a Muslim Family in Canada Was PlannedThe police in London, Ontario, say that a 20-year-old driver planned the killings and picked the family because of its faith.
< Muslims and Islam, Ontario (Canada), London (Ontario), Hate Crimes, Veltman, Nathaniel, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Terrorism >
- Business Insider 12:22June 1, 2021The Illinois House and Senate passed a bill requiring schools to teach Asian American historyThe bill mandates Illinois public schools to teach students about the "wrongful incarceration" and "heroic service" of Japanese Americans in WWII.
< Politics, News UK, Asian American hate crimes, Asian Americans, Illinois, Racism >
- Business Insider 23:43May 18, 2021House passes bill to counter anti-Asian hate crimes, sending it to Biden's desk for his signature"Congress has the Asian American community's back," Rep. Grace Meng, who led the bill, said on Tuesday.
< Politics, News, Grace Meng, mazie hirono, Senate, House, Congress, Asian American hate crimes, Asian Americans, AAPI, Violence, hate crimes, Racism, Democrats, Republicans, Joe Biden >
- New York Magazine 00:38May 12, 2021Death Penalty, Hate-Crime Charges Sought in Atlanta Spa ShootingsA prosecutor said she will seek hate-crime charges against Robert Aaron Long, alleging that some victims were targeted for being of Asian heritage.
< hate crimes, atlanta spa shootings, atlanta, anti-asian violence, crime >
- New York Magazine 23:53May 4, 2021Asian Woman Told to ‘Take Off Your Mask,’ Attacked With Hammer in NYCA 31-year-old recent FIT graduate was attacked by a stranger while walking with a friend in Hell’s Kitchen on Sunday. The suspect is still at large.
< crime, stop asian hate, hate crimes >
- Business Insider 05:02May 4, 2021Hate crimes in New York City spiked in the first few months of 2021, NYPD data showsThere were 180 hate crimes were recorded in New York City from January 1 through May 2, an increase of 73% from the same period last year.
< News, hate crimes, New York City >
- Breitbart News 03:25April 27, 2021Exclusive Interview with NYC Mayoral Candidate Curtis Sliwa— ‘Curtis Sliwa Is New York’Republican primary candidate Curtis Sliwa, who is running in the upcoming 2021 New York City mayoral election, discussed a variety of topics including public safety, hate crimes, his plans to “refund” police, and why he would make a successful mayor.
< Media, Politics, Andrew Yang, antisemitism, AOC, Bill de Blasio, Curtis Sliwa, David Dinkins, Guardian Angels, hate crimes, law and order, New York City, Reagan Democrats, Rudy Giuliani >
- New York Times 13:47April 24, 2021In Poland, an L.G.B.T.Q. Migration As Homophobia DeepensAn escalation in verbal attacks by the Polish government, with the support of the Roman Catholic Church, as well as the threat of physical violence on the streets of many cities, has triggered an exodus of gay people.
< Homosexuality and Bisexuality, Hate Crimes, Same-Sex Marriage, Civil Unions and Domestic Partnerships, Transgender and Transsexuals, Kaczynski, Jaroslaw, Poland, Spain >
- New York Magazine 22:08April 22, 2021Senate Passes Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Bill in Landslide VoteThe legislation was approved 94-1 in response to a surge in violence during the pandemic, with only Josh Hawley dissenting.
< politics, asian lives matter, hate crimes >
- Business Insider 21:32April 22, 2021Anti-Asian hate crime bill passes Senate in a 94-1 vote, with only Republican Sen. Josh Hawley voting against itIn a remarkable show of bipartisanship, the bill passed the Senate in a 94-1 vote. It addresses the spike in violence against Asian Americans.
< Politics, News, Congress, Senate, Democrats, Republicans, hate crimes, COVID-19, Pandemic, coronavirus, Asian Americans, Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer, Josh Hawley >
- Business Insider 00:12April 15, 2021Senate overwhelmingly votes to advance bill on anti-Asian hate crimes in a rare bipartisan moveSenate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer praised Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's cooperation as a "very good thing," saying: "I salute him for it."
< Politics, News, Discrimination, Asian Americans, hate crimes, COVID-19, coronavirus, Congress, Republicans, Democrats, Senate >
- Business Insider 19:01April 7, 2021Checking in on your friends and coworkers isn't enough - here are steps you can take at work to help fight racial discriminationWhen hate crimes or violence occurs, do more than just text your friends who are affected. Take action by demanding change, donating, or volunteering.
< Strategy, Nordic, The Conversation, Hate, Asian American hate crimes, Violence, Racial Discrimination, Mental Health, Allyship, Contributor, contributor 2019, Opinion >
- Snopes 22:13April 6, 2021Doormen Fired for Failing to Intervene in Anti-Asian AttackTwo New York City apartment building workers have been fired for failing to help an Asian American woman as she was being violently attacked on the sidewalk outside.
< hate crimes >
- Business Insider 17:33April 5, 2021It is time America takes Asian American policy concerns seriously"This is the moment. But we have to use this moment very wisely," said Leong-Hong, chair of the DNC's AAPI caucus."We need to prioritize our demands."
< Opinion, Politics, Opinion, BI Commentary, Politics, Asian Americans, Asian American hate crimes, Policy, AAPI >
- New York Magazine 16:00April 4, 2021Can ‘Bystander Intervention Training’ Stop Hate Crimes?Last week’s anti-Asian attack in Manhattan raises the question of why people don’t intervene.
< hate crimes, asian lives matter, crime >
- Business Insider 16:19April 3, 2021Nearly 2,000 New Yorkers have signed up to voluntarily escort Asian Americans to their destination amid hate crimes"We need to show our humanity. We can't let people hurt our seniors, our elders," volunteer Lisa Gold told Pix11 News.
< News, New York, Asian Americans, hate crimes, anti-asian violence >
- Business Insider 18:17March 31, 2021Asian American executives at DoorDash, YouTube, Facebook donated $10 million to support the AAPI communityDoorDash founder Tony Xu, YouTube co-founder Steve Chen, and Zoom CEO Eric Yuan joined nearly 1,000 other business executives in signing the letter.
< Tech Insider, News, Strategy, DoorDash, YouTube, Asian-American, hate crimes, COVID-19 >
- Snopes 23:37March 30, 2021Justice Department to Review How Best to Fight Hate CrimesAttorney General Merrick Garland ordered a review of how the Justice Department can best deploy its resources to combat hate crimes during a surge in incidents targeting Asian Americans.
< hate crimes, justice department >
- Business Insider 20:07March 30, 2021Attorney General Merrick Garland says the Justice Department will review how to tackle anti-Asian violence within 30 daysHate crimes against Asian-American have surged in the last year, and Garland said he wanted the Justice Department to "recommit" to combating hate.
< Politics, News, Speed, Politics, Asian American hate crimes, Asian Americans, Merrick Garland, Justice Department >
- Business Insider 06:07March 28, 2021Men in 2 cities were charged with hate crimes for targeting people for their race as protests against anti-Asian violence ramp up across the countryProsecutors in San Francisco elevated what were initially misdemeanor charges against a 53-year-old man to felony assault and hate crime charges.
< Law, hate crimes, anti-asian violence >
- Business Insider 17:09March 26, 2021Trump and Biden's anti-China foreign policy is fueling violence against Asian-AmericansUS policymakers need to acknowledge that over-the-top language about China fuels fear and anxiety that spurs violence against Asian-Americans.
< Military & Defense Contributors, Military & Defense, Politics Contributors, Politics, Responsible Statecraft, News Contributor, Atlanta shooting, Asian-American, Asian American hate crimes, Asian Americans, Racism, China, Opinion, InsiderAsia >
- Business Insider 13:39March 22, 2021Trump's first tweet about a 'Chinese virus' caused an increase of anti-Asian hashtags on Twitter, study findsThe study comes after a massive increase in attacks on Asians in the US during the coronavirus pandemic.
< Politics, News UK, Donald Trump, Asian American hate crimes, Twitter, coronavirus >
- Breitbart News 06:21March 20, 2021Chinese Media Blame Donald Trump and Tom Cotton for Anti-Asian ViolenceChinese state media on Thursday rushed to blame “the rising anti-Asian [crime] wave in the U.S.” on the “toxic political influence” of former President Donald Trump, who had the temerity to point out that the Wuhan coronavirus originated in Wuhan, China.
< Asia, National Security, China, coronavirus, Donald Trump, hate crimes, propaganda, racism, Tom Cotton >
- Breitbart News 01:51March 20, 2021VP Kamala Harris: 'Racism Is Real in America, and It Has Always Been'Vice President Kamala Harris condemned the United States as racist, xenophobic, and sexist on Friday during remarks at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, where she and President Joe Biden had traveled to show solidarity with the Asian American community.
< Crime, Politics, Asian-Americans, Georgia, hate crimes, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, racism >
- New York Magazine 22:26March 19, 2021The Flattening of the Atlanta ShootingsThe desire for a singular narrative hurts, not helps, our understanding of what happened.
< atlanta shootings, atlanta, hate crimes >
- Business Insider 22:08March 18, 2021JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon's letter on anti-Asian hate is a great example of bold, anti-racist leadershipOn Wednesday, Dimon sent an email to his 255,000 employees with the subject line, "Enough is enough."
< Strategy, Jamie Dimon, JPMorgan, Leadership, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity, DEI, Anti-Racism, Asian American hate crimes, Asian Americans >
- Business Insider 20:42March 18, 2021America has a long history of discriminating against Asians, once banning Chinese people from becoming US citizens for 60 yearsThe spike in anti-Asian racism across the country over the past year adds to a long history of discrimination against Asians in the US.
< Politics, News, analysis, Asian American hate crimes, Asian Americans, Atlanta, Donald Trump, COVID-19 >
- New York Magazine 20:30March 18, 2021Are the Atlanta Killings a Hate Crime? The Suspect Doesn’t Get to Decide.“I know of no intersectional hate-crimes case,” says one expert. But that may be what we need.
< atlanta, hate crimes, atlanta shootings >
- Breitbart News 19:32March 18, 2021Asian Americans Flock to Second Amendment for ProtectionAsian Americans are flocking to gun stores to arm themselves for self-defense amid the rise in anti-Asian hate crimes.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, Asians, coronavirus, Gun Sales, hate crimes >
- Business Insider 14:19March 17, 20216 of the 8 people killed in the Atlanta massage parlor shootings were Asian womenThe women were killed in massage parlors in the Atlanta area, with four of them of Korean descent. The motive for the shootings remains unknown.
< News, Atlanta shootings, Asian Americans, hate crimes, News UK >
- Business Insider 16:01March 12, 2021Biden denounced the attacks on Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic, calling them ‘un-American’Hate crime incidents against Asian Americans surged 150% during the pandemic, a trend which Biden said must stop.
< Politics, Joe Biden, hate crimes, Asian Americans, coronavirus pandemic, Donald Trump, News UK >
- Breitbart News 14:10February 15, 2021Scottish Christians Warn that Hate Crime Bill Will Stifle ‘Honest and Open Debate’Representatives of three large Christian denominations in Scotland have warned that the Hate Crime and Public Order bill jeopardises freedom of speech that is vital to the common good.
< Faith, London / Europe, Politics, atheism, freedom of speech, hate crimes, scotland, Transgender >