BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Findings from a new study done at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County show a majority of Asian Americans have experienced racial discrimination because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A new study done by psychology professor Charissa Cheah at UMBC is showing an increase in anti-Asian racism during the pandemic.
CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE:The study focused on Chinese-American families and their experiences with racial description between mid-March and the end of May.
The study found three in four people said they witnessed discrimination on a weekly or monthly basis because of the pandemic.
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