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news.cgtn.com: What history tells us about racism against Asian-Americans

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/ReutersEditor’s note: Haider Rifaat is a writer for South China Morning Post, Arabian Moda magazine, Good Times magazine and OK!

Long before COVID-19 emerged earlier this year, racism, hate crimes and xenophobia against Asians-Americans were common in the United States.

We can trace the roots of racism in San Francisco if we revisit the 19th century where white natives spread a false propaganda, claiming that the Chinese were unclean.

People demonstrate at the Copley Square in Boston, U.S., October 14, 2018.

/Xinhua People demonstrate at the Copley Square in Boston, U.S., October 14, 2018.

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