TKS Acting Blog

AAPI Town Hall and Resources

May 7, 2021

Offered with resilience by TKSFaculty Members Kana Sato, Pandora Scooter, and TKActors Avi Solis, Kim Savarino, and Grace Su

edited by Sarah Zaid (May 2022)


Below you’ll find the starting list of resources we’ve compiled as part of possible actions we all can do to help stop AAPI hate and hate crimes. If you know of more, please share and we will add them as we move forward together. Please do what you can. If we all do our part, we have a chance to make things better and put an end to the legacy of injustice and oppression that has gone unchallenged for far too long. 

 


 

Stop Asian Hate Resources

 

STOP AAPI HATE reported a total of 10,905 hate incidents against Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) persons from March 19, 2020 to December 31, 2021. Of the hate incidents reflected in this report, 4,632 occurred in 2020 (42.5%) and 6,273 occurred in 2021 (57.5%). The compilation of hate crime data, published by the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism, revealed that anti-Asian hate crime increased by 339 percent last year compared to the year before, with New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles and other cities surpassing their record numbers in 2020.

 

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Places to donate

 


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