Archive for March, 2020

Matthew Lee Coronavirus fears show how ‘model minority’ Asian Americans become the ‘yellow peril’

Posted on March 9th, 2020 by imprentacomm

While viruses and other pathogens do not discriminate between hosts based on race, ethnicity, nationality or immigration status — stigma and misinformation certainly do. I watched the fear spread as public perception of me shifted.Rose Wong / for NBC NewsMarch 9, 2020, 8:22 AM PDTBy Matthew Lee, health policy researcher On the same day that federal […]