Student Group Aims to Tackle Racism Amid Coronavirus Panic

Date: 2020-03-12 18:51:47


“They don’t know anything about you – they just think you are the carrier of the virus.” As the coronavirus spreads, Chinese student Leiyun, living in the U.K., is working to raise awareness of racism faced by the Asian community in the West. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #Pandemic

Leiyun and her friends have formed the group @chineseagainstracistvirus to raise awareness of racist issues faced by Asian communities in the U.K., after reports of physical and verbal abuse faced by Asian people in western countries since the coronavirus outbreak.

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