In the year since COVID-19 entered the U.S., incidents of racially-motivated harassment of Asian Americans have been on the rise. What has contributed to the surge in racism and hate crimes towards Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and how can the issue be addressed? Join PBS NewsHour’s Amna Nawaz, AAPI activist Helen Zia and Rise founder Amanda Nguyen at 1:00pm ET on March 4 as they take your questions on the history of AAPI hate crimes and how communities are responding now.
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