Asian Americans open up about xenophobic microaggressions during coronavirus outbreak.
“It’s the love that Chicagoans, and specifically people of color, have for Chinatown,” one Latino organizer said.
You know to wash your hands, stay home if you’re not feeling well, and resist the urge to hoard hand sanitizer. But there’s another task you can complete if you’re … Read more
Now, seven years later—as their corner of lower Manhattan has been dubbed “Dimes Square” and a strong wellness movement has taken hold of the country—Wagner and her partner Sabrina de … Read more
The New York City Half Marathon scheduled for this weekend has been canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak.
City officials are warning of a rise in “xenophobic hysteria” against Asians as the number of novel coronavirus cases increases in New York.
Construction crews clad in white Tyvek suits and respirators formed an assembly line Sunday from the second floor of 70 Mulberry St. and moved 2,000 boxes down from the fire-damaged … Read more
New York City acupuncturist and herbalist Clayton Shiu says demand for traditional Chinese remedies has surged at his practice since March 1, the day New York announced its first case … Read more
Organizers created the Chinatown Fire Relief Fundraiser sponsored by the Asian American Arts Alliance with so many interesting performances including TIN, dolltrick, Juicy Lou and Chen Dance Center, among others.
Leaning on visual racist tropes to cover the Covid-19 outbreak is dangerous.
As the U.S. panics over potential coronavirus outbreaks, racism and discrimination against Asian Americans is on the rise. Restaurants and businesses with Asian or Asian American owners from California to … Read more
Wilson Tang, the owner of Nom Wah Tea Parlor in Manhattan’s Chinatown, isn’t letting fear stop him from supporting his neighborhood.