Anti-Asian Racism Against Caregivers and Medical Workers

March 14, 2021 8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 6 min Download
Anti-Asian Racism Against Caregivers and Medical Workers

Anti-Asian Racism Against Caregivers and Medical Workers

March 14, 2021 8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 6 min Download
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Harrassment of Asian-Americans has been on the rise, according to groups that track hate crimes, and many experts attribute that to the pandemic. Many Asian-Americans who work in the health care field have reported more racist incidents against them over the last year. KCBS anchor Lisa Chan spoke with Valerie Francisco-Menchavez, a San Francisco State University associate professor who studies Filipino caregivers and domestic workers in the U.S. for more on the phenomenon.