The lack of language options underscores the need for a greater push by city officials to provide coronavirus updates to New Yorkers who speak languages other than English, said Menchaca, … Read more
Governor Cuomo is directing the New York State Police’s Hate Crimes Task Force to assist the NYPD in investigating a coronavirus-related assault against a Asian woman in Manhattan.
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As New Yorkers are advised to avoid crowded spaces amid the growing COVID-19 outbreak, some in the food industry are already feeling the impacts on their businesses as the virus … Read more
“Right now, we’ve seen particularly troubling instances of discrimination directed at Asian communities, particularly in Chinese community,” de Blasio said.
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.