New research from the University of Michigan offers insights into the location, nature and perpetrators of anti-Asian hate incidents that occurred in the U.S. during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Available information suggests the perpetrators of anti-Asian hate incidents were predominantly male and disproportionately white. Among politicians who made stigmatizing statements and supported discriminatory policies and proposals, the primary perpetrators were white, male and affiliated with the Republican Party.

May 18, 2021
anti-asian-hate-u-m-chronicles-location-na
Anti-Asian Hat protest. Image Credit: Kareem Hayes on Unsplash

More information:


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *