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“It is really important for our leaders to speak out and condemn this kind of targeted attacks on Asian Americans,” said Sen. @maziehirono  

Since the start of the pandemic, there have been nearly 4,000 attacks against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders nationwide. Fear of retaliation, mistrust of police, language barriers and technology gaps fuel underreporting of anti-Asian violence.

Bystander intervention training is coming after several violent attacks targeting Asian Americans in New York City.​

Older Korean Americans remain fearful amid anti-Asian attacks – in pictures

Since the start of the pandemic, there have been nearly 4,000 attacks against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders nationwide. Fear of retaliation, mistrust of police, language barriers and technology gaps fuel underreporting of anti-Asian violence.

Georgia Sen. Raphael Warnock speaks about bipartisan bill addressing the rise in attacks against Asian Americans: "Make sure we never forget the names attached to lives and families that we lost in the horrific shootings in Atlanta last month"

Older Korean-Americans in LA fearful amid anti-Asian attacks

With attacks on Asian Americans rising, virtual event will revisit the killing of Vincent Chin

Asia, a top source of foreign students in the USA, has watched in horror as Asian Americans face violent attacks and racist discrimination.

Asia, a top source of foreign students in the USA, has watched in horror as Asian Americans face violent attacks and racist discrimination.

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Today @PresElectBiden  and I met with Asian American leaders in Atlanta, Georgia to discuss the rise in attacks against the community. We want Asian Americans in Georgia and across our nation to know: We won't be silent. We won't standby. We will always speak out against violence.

Hate crimes and violence against Asian Americans and Asian immigrants have skyrocketed during the pandemic. That’s why our Administration has taken actions to address these xenophobic attacks. We must continue to commit ourselves to combating racism and discrimination.

Attacks against Asian-Americans in New York City have soared since the pandemic began, terrifying many and stoking fears of targeted violence. The xenophobia is also compounded by the economic fallout of the pandemic and fears of the coronavirus.

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NBC and Fox Sunday shows featured no Asian American voices to discuss attacks on Asian Americans

The dramatic increase in attacks against Asian Americans continues, with another last night in New York City's Chinatown. Activists & lawmakers say they believe the attacks have not been getting enough attention. @WeijiaJiangTV  spoke with some who have been impacted by the violence.

Don’t gloss over the President of the United States unequivocally condemning racist and hateful attacks against Asian Americans. This was an important moment in the speech and just as important as the discussion surrounding vaccines and the economy.

"We're tired of our pain being overlooked." @JLin7  speaks on the rise of hate speech and racist attacks against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders #StopAsianHate  #StopAAPIHate  🙏

Exhausted by a recent surge in attacks on older Asian Americans in the Bay Area, Jacob Azevedo offered on social media to walk with anyone in Oakland's Chinatown neighborhood to help them feel safe. Within days, nearly 300 others joined his effort.

@PressSec  says President Trump using the term kung-flu is a "indictment" on China and not about blaming Asian Americans for the virus. Note: Many Americans, including Asian Americans who have faced increased attacks during the pandemic, find the term racist and offensive.

“The other day, I got stopped in the subway and one of the passengers started screaming racial slurs at me. I was dressed in scrubs....” Scrubs or no scrubs, this is not okay. We must speak out against attacks on Asian Americans and Asian immigrants.

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