Qin Gao| Columbia China Center for Social Policy | November 3, 2021

New Yorkers of Chinese descent have been suffering from the “double pandemic” of COVID-19 and racial discrimination. We find that over half of our study participants reported experiencing discrimination and one third an incident of harassment. The vast majority of New Yorkers of Chinese descent are worried about their own safety and that of loved ones. We accompany this report with a call to action to stand with and protect Asian-American communities.

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