fbpx

One Detroit’s Asian American News

One Detroit’s Asian American News

As the U.S. continues its battle against COVID-19, it is also battling a rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans. A recent report found that hate crimes against Asian Americans in major U.S. cities surged by nearly 150 percent in 2020 —even as the number of overall hate crimes fell. Stephanie Sy looks at how the violence has marred one community, and how they are coming together in its wake.

Watch at PBS NewsHour >

Related Links:

Asian Americans Rally

Asian Americans Rally

Hundreds gathered in downtown Detroit to speak out in public against violence and discrimination against the AAPI community.

Asian Americans Under Fire

Asian Americans Under Fire

Databases are being compiled of reported racism against Asian Americans related to the pandemic, and among those keeping an eye on the situation in Metro Detroit are attorney Roland Hwang and Richard Mui with Asian Pacific Islander American Vote Michigan.

The Registry

The Registry

The Registry profiles veterans who served in the secret Military Intelligence Service (M.I.S.). Thousands of Japanese Americans volunteered for join the M.I.S. to serve and interpreters and interrogators.

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published.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

Follow One Detroit

Follow One Detroit on Facebook  Follow One Detroit on Twitter  Follow One Detroit on Instagram  Follow One Detroit on YouTube  Sign-up for the One Detroit newsletter

One Detroit Broadcast Information

56.1 DPTV-HD

Mondays 7:30 p.m. ET
Thursdays 7:30 p.m. ET
Fridays 5:30 a.m. ET
Sundays 9:00 a.m. ET

56.4 DPTV WORLD Channel

Saturdays 6:00 p.m. ET
Sundays 5:30 p.m. ET