Emergency Meeting Held After Two Hate Crimes Against Jewish Men In LADozens of elected officials, faith leaders, and community organizers gathered in downtown Los Angeles Thursday to condemn recent hate crimes in the city, including an attack on Jewish diners at a Beverly Grove restaurant by a pro-Palestinian group.
'Stop AAPI Hate' Provides New Data To LAPD And A Place For Victims To Be HeardOn Monday, two teens attacked an elderly man in the San Francisco Bay Area. Hours later, a 67-year-old Lyft driver was pistol-whipped in South El Monte. Both are being investigated as possible hate crimes after more than 6,600 incidents against the Asian American Pacific Islander community from March 2020 to the end of March 2021.
Increase In Self-Defense Class Registrations Amid Spike Of Anti-Asian Hate CrimesThe rise in anti-Asian American Pacific Islander hate crimes has led to a growing increase in self-defense classes.
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.
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.
Dodgers Echo Manager Dave Roberts In Denouncing Violence Against Asian Americans: 'Such Bullying Is Nothing Short Of Cowardice'The Los Angeles Dodgers issued a statement Tuesday denouncing the recent spike in violence against Asian Americans across the country, echoing the sentiments of Manager Dave Roberts, who is Black and Japanese, in an internal email to the team.
'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.
Movement Starts To Stop Hate Crimes Towards Asians As Incidents Surge In Southern CaliforniaPeople from Los Angeles to Orange County are coming together to bring awareness to a surge in hate crimes and racist incidents against Asian-Americans.
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.
Arson, Hate Crime Investigation After Windows Smashed And Fire Set At Buddhist Temple In Little TokyoPolice are searching for the suspect who set a fire and smashed a window at a downtown Los Angeles Buddhist temple, which is also home to a preschool.
Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans Continue To Be On The Rise During PandemicAn 84-year-old grandfather lost his life over what the family said marks another instance of rising hate crimes against Asian Americans during the coronavirus pandemic.
Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans Spike In Wake Of Coronavirus PandemicA recent Ipsos survey found that 32% of Americans have witnessed someone blaming people of Asian descent for the virus.
LA Domestic Hate Crimes Up 14 Percent In 2019
Mosques Step Up Security Effort As Ramadan ApproachesHate has been on the rise -- and many of the targets are houses of worship.
Hundreds Of Angelenos Come Out Against Hate Following Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting MassacrePeople from all faiths came together in Los Angeles Sunday to stand up in solidarity against hate in the wake of a shooting massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue over the weekend where 11 people were killed.