Amna Nawaz:Stories like Beverly’s led to the creation of Stop AAPI Hate, an online hate crime reporting tool that has registered more than 1,000 incidents in less than two weeks.
She helped launch the reporting Web site, and she joins me now.
Included in some of the reports on your site, people will talk about being spat upon, about having things thrown at them.
So, you’re talking about dozens and dozens of different kinds of identities and ethnicities all under this one umbrella group.
And one of the most fascinating things about your report, I found, was that 61 percent of all reports were from non-Chinese people.