5/14/2020 6:57:28 PM
On May 12, MPR hosted a Virtual Town Hall: Spotlight on Anti-Asian Racism during COVID-19 Pandemic. Laura Yuen, editor at MPR News, interviewed Asian American leaders, as well as, Minnesota Department of Human Rights Commissioner Rebecca Lucero. One hundred and seventy-nine community members attended this timely and important program.
You can watch a recording of the town hall here.
The panel discussed anti-Asian racism and its personal and cultural effects on the Asian American community and beyond. They also discussed allyship and self-care during this challenging time.
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