SAG-AFTRA members are speaking out about hate crimes and discrimination against Asian-Americans, many of whom have been targeted by their fellow citizens during the coronavirus pandemic.
We are still seeing a shocking increase in hate crimes against Asian Americans, including shunning, racial profiling, verbal harassment and even physical assault.
The union’s SAG-AFTRA Asian American Anti-Hate PSA features performers, broadcast journalists and social media influencers including Lucy Liu, Ken Jeong, Iqbal Theba, Joel de la Fuente and Jeannie Mai among others.
Juju Chang: Asian-Americans have been the victims of verbal and physical harassment during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Juju Chang: As members of SAG-AFTRA and as Americans, we know our strength is in our diversity.