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In the most egregious hate crime thus far, an Asian American family, including a two-year-old girl, was stabbed at a Sam’s Club Store in Midland, Texas.

In those early months of the national crisis, we failed to thwart anti-Muslim racism before it became mainstream.

Just as Muslim and Arab Americans were scapegoated for 9/11, Chinese and Asian Americans are being collectively blamed for the coronavirus pandemic.

As early as February, Asian Americans started reporting an increasing number of hate crimes.

The undercurrent of anti-Asian racism has always lingered in the backdrop of US national security practices.

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