the March 27 National Day of Action!
list of cities, details coming soon!
- Los Angeles, CA
- San Francisco, CA
- Atlanta, GA
- Seattle, WA
- New York City, NY
- Washington DC
- Chicago, IL
- Philadelphia, PA
- & More!
ANSWER Coalition stands in solidarity with the Asian community in the midst of
the horrific, racist and misogynist massacre that took place in Atlanta on
March 16th. Six Asian women were among the eight shot to death at point blank
alarming rise in hate crimes over the past year correlates to an increasingly
hostile U.S. foreign policy towards China. The opportunistic scapegoating of
China during the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, coupled with the intensity by
which China is deemed the enemy and adversary of the United States, has driven
a widespread Sinophobic sentiment nationally. The Asian American community
suffers the brunt of the hatred fomented as a weapon of war. To date, there
have been 3,800 self-reported hate crimes against Asian Americans.
mainstream media’s failure to label the Atlanta shooting as a hate crime demonstrates
the gross disregard and injustice that our communities are facing. Racism is a
sick symptom of a system that profits from war and violence. And to put insult
to injury, the cop handling the case was found to be promoting anti-China
us on March 27th for a national day of action demanding an end to anti-Asian
racist violence, an end to violence against women and and end to white
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