Asian Americans are reporting a surge in racist harassment and violence during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Renee Tajima-Pena is the series producer of “Asian Americans,” and she joins us now.
TAJIMA-PENA: We were looking at the real story of Asian Americans, not the model minority.
But also, Asian Americans of all different nationalities came together to fight for justice.
CHANG: Renee Tajima-Pena is a professor of Asian American studies at UCLA and the series producer of “Asian Americans” from PBS.