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Jul 1, 2020

An old hate goes viral

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Since the coronavirus started spreading in the United States, members of the Asian American/Pacific Islander community have been verbally assaulted, coughed at and spit on, and even physically attacked. This is the latest chapter in an ongoing saga of hate and racism spreading alongside a public health crisis. 


Reported by: Najib Aminy
Produced by: Najib Aminy
Edited by: Jen Chien and Kevin Sullivan
Production manager: Najib Aminy
Production assistance: Amy Mostafa
Sound design and music by: Jim Briggs and Fernando Arruda
Mixing: Jim Briggs, Fernando Arruda and Claire Mullen
Special thanks: Jonathan Jones
Executive producer: Kevin Sullivan
Host: Al Letson