The State of California: Protests spur CA lawmakers to address increase of racist violence against Asian-Americans

March 22, 2021 8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 7 min Download
The State of California: Protests spur CA lawmakers to address increase of racist violence against Asian-Americans

The State of California: Protests spur CA lawmakers to address increase of racist violence against Asian-Americans

March 22, 2021 8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 7 min Download
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Protests and rallies have been held across the Bay Area decrying the rise in violence against the Asian American and Pacific Islander community. This comes in the wake of the shooting in Atlanta in which six of the eight people killed were women of Asian descent. For more, KCBS Radio's Mike DeWald, joined by KCBS Radio news anchors Jeff Bell and Patti Reising, spoke with Dr. Russell Jeung, Professor of Asian American Studies at San Francisco State University and co-founder of Stop AAPI Hate.