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Share This Article:Asian Americans in California have reported 832 incidents of discrimination and harassment in the last three months as the coronavirus stoked racial tension, according to a summary by the coalition Stop AAPI Hate.
Discrimination and harassment of Asian Americans in California drew national attention recently after a series of videos in Torrance featured a woman using graphic racist language.
It’s the tip of the iceberg of anti-Asian American hate and discrimination,” said Russell Jeung, chair and professor of Asian American Studies at San Francisco State University.
“We have presented Governor Newsom with clear and effective tactics to combat discrimination and harassment of Asian Americans,” said Manjusha Kulkarni, executive director of the Asian Pacific Policy and Planning Council.
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