At an event dedicated to stopping hate and violence against the Asian community put on by Santa Clara Councilmember Kathy Watanabe, Korean-American Councilmember Kevin Park was denied a chance to speak.
The event, held at the Santa Clara Northside Library, was titled “#StopAsianHate” and run by Watanabe and Santa Clara Mayor Lisa Gillmor.
“No, no I’m sorry this is my event,” Watanabe said, looking off stage.
Kathy Watanabe at an anti-Asian hate event in Santa Clara.
They have repercussions.”A Facebook event flyer broadcasting Santa Clara council member Kathy Watanabe’s #StopAsianHate event on March 31.