8/5/20 – Since its launch on March 19, 2020 Stop AAPI Hate has received 2,583 reports of anti-Asian nationwide. This twenty-week report reveals clear trends that have been consistent since the start of data collection.
Types of Discrimination
- Seven out of ten incidents involved verbal harassment, which included racial slurs, name calling, and profanities.
- Shunning, the deliberate avoidance of AAPIs because of their race, constituted 22% of the incidents.
- Physical assaults made up 9% of the incidents.
- Potential civil rights violations, including workplace discrimination and being barred from establishments and transportation, comprised 8% of the incidents.
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