Healthcare Workers Gather For Solidarity Vigil Against AAPI HateA vigil was held on Friday to promote solidarity in the Asian American Pacific Islander community following an increase in violent crimes against AAPI individuals.
Volunteers Strive To Make Koreatown Residents Feel Safe During Rise In Hate Crimes Against AsiansIn an effort to curb a rise in hate crimes against Asians and Asian-Americans, volunteers offered safety and companionship to residents of Koreatown Thursday.
Demonstrations Held In Support Of Grieving Widow Who Received Racist Anti-Asian LetterThe outpouring of support continues for the Asian American widow living in Leisure World who was sent a racist, anti-Asian letter about her husband's death.
'It's Disgusting': Racist Anti-Asian Letter Saying 'Go Back To Your Country' Sent To Grieving FamilyFollowing the deadly spa shootings in Atlanta that left eight people dead, including six Asian Americans, there is growing concern about the safety of people within the Asian American Pacific Islander community, which is seeing an uptick in hate incidents.
Biden Speaks After Meeting With Asian American Leaders In Atlanta Following ShootingsPresident Joe Biden delivered remarks at Emory University on Friday, after he and Vice President Kamala Harris met with Asian American leaders to discuss the recent rise in attacks against the Asian American community.
Stop AAPI Hate: Caravan Held In Koreatown Speaking Out On Violence Against Asian American CommunityA caravan was organized in Koreatown on Friday to speak out against hate crimes against the Asian American Pacific Islander community.
'Asians With Attitude' Movement Shows Solidarity With Asian-American Community In Rowland HeightsA movement called "Asians With Attitude" is aimed at uniting all Asians and allies to stand up and fight back against the surge in racism and hate crimes.
Garcetti: 'We Will Do Everything In Our Power To Protect' AAPI Community From Hate CrimesFollowing a rise in reports of hate incidents against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders throughout Los Angeles during the coronavirus pandemic, Mayor Eric Garcetti is speaking out.
'I Was Fearful To Go Outside': Woman Recalls Asian American Hate Crime Against Her As More Incidents Are Being ReportedThe Asian Pacific Policy and Planning Council says since the pandemic began, 250 hate incidents and hate crimes against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have been reported in Los Angeles County, but they believe there are many more that have gone unreported.
Lunar New Year Celebrations To Be Held Virtually During PandemicIt's a tradition that is thousands of years old: celebrating the Lunar New Year, happening Friday night this year. But due to the pandemic, many communities are moving the celebrations online in 2021.
Fullerton Settles Voting Rights Violation LawsuitThe Orange County city of Fullerton has settled a lawsuit that alleged at-large elections deny Asian-Americans' voting rights.
Critics Blast LA Band For ‘Racist’ Song About Asian GirlsLos Angeles band Day Above Ground is under fire for a new song about Asians that some are calling racist and offensive.