Hate Crimes Essay


A Vigil Against Hate Crime (Jasn, flickr.com)

Unit Essential Questions:

  • Why have Asian Americans been targets of hate crimes and discrimination?
  • How has the Asian American community responded to these incidents?
  • How has the media portrayed Asian Americans? How have they responded to these incidents?
  • How do discrimination and “microaggressions” affect minority groups in society?
  • What can be done to prevent further discrimination and hate crimes in our society?

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