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We Can't Ignore the Recent Attacks on the Asian American Community

“These could be my parents, my grandparents, my relatives,” I think as I watch the horrendous videos of members of the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community being singled out and targeted in brutal attacks across the country.

After one recent attacker targeted a 91-year-old man, and allegedly two other elderly Asian Americans in the same area, actors Daniel Wu and Daniel Dae Kim are offering reward money for anyone who can help identify the suspect. A segment on MSNBC pointed out this attack was not an isolated incident, but part of a larger surge in hate crimes against Asian Americans since the start of COVID-19.

When I first heard of these attacks, I was in disbelief. I sometimes put the United States on a pedestal. I

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