Every helpful resource out there is telling people to donate to charity, to educate themselves, and to volunteer at their local Chinatown community," states the campaign page. Cordero's expertise is well-placed; currently, she works in marketing for the landing page platform Unbounce, and has worked in digital strategy at several high-profile firms in her career. Anti-Asian crimes are on the rise in Canada, and in British Columbia in particular. As racialized Canadians, particularly racialized women, we know that the reality is quite different," said Amy Go , the president of the Chinese Canadian National Council for Social Justice. Howard Chow at the time. Vancouver police reported a per cent increase in anti-Asian hate crimes between and , with the incidents peaking in May.
Vancouver woman launches campaign to combat anti-Asian attacks in the city
Vancouver woman launches campaign to combat anti-Asian attacks in the city - Vancouver Is Awesome
The event, at a bookstore in Brooklyn, attracts a warm, receptive audience. Standing-room only. Lots of Asian faces, but not exclusively. I hate to leave. Outside the bookstore, I talk to my friend P. He says the London Book Fair might be cancelled. The Bologna book fair was already cancelled.
Confronting Anti-Asian Discrimination During the Coronavirus Crisis
Can a pandemic be racist? A year like no other. Okay, people.
This pandemic has unmasked how vicious it really is. Illustration by Jon Han. By Cathy Park Hong. Early in February, I read unsupported speculations that a virus ravaging a distant city called Wuhan was due to a Chinese taste for a strange scaled mammal called the pangolin, which resembles an anteater but is cuddlier than its lumbering tube-snouted look-alike. Do you dip its scales in butter like an artichoke?