Asian Americans Have Been Protesting Violence Against Their Community For Months
Across the US, protests have called attention to hate incidents against Asian Americans, fueled in part by racist responses to the coronavirus pandemic.
Since the pandemic was declared, thousands of Asian Americans in the US have been victims of hate incidents. On Tuesday, six Asian women were killed in shootings at spas near Atlanta. Activists have protested against these acts of violence and racism for several months now. These photos from these protests speak to the pain within the Asian American community.