SFSU Asian American Studies Chair Documents Trump’s “Chinese Virus” Hate :Welcome back from the Spring Break from hell.
But Dr. Russell Jeung, chair of San Francisco State University’s Asian American Studies department in the College of Ethnic Studies, will have to take on those issues as he monitors in real time what’s happening with the Trump virus.
That would be the impact on the Asian American community because of the president’s insistence on calling COVID-19, the “Chinese Virus,” as if the virus has an ethnicity.
And it’s all aided and abetted by a president who loves to say “Chinese Virus” repeatedly.
He writes for the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund.