stop asian hate
On the 17th of March 2021, eight people were killed in shootings at three different massage parlours in Georgia, USA. Six of these victims were Asian.
Asian racism and hate crimes are a serious and horrific issue that stems all across the world, and we need to take our part in helping end it. Since the beginning of COVID 19 especially, hate crimes against Asians have increased 1900%.
Listed down below are resources, information, petitions, and donations you can use to help.
Use the #StopAsianHate on Twitter and other platforms to raise awareness of this issue.
End Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans
"When a hate crime is committed, it is not only an attack on one person but an attack on all of humanity.
By signing and sharing this petition, I truly hope that we can turn this heartbreaking incident into a watershed moment in the continued fight for racial equality. Our community needs to be unified in order for our voices to be amplified.” - MC Jin
DEMANDING JUSTICE FOR CHRISTIAN HALL
Tragically, Christian Hall is not the only victim of police brutality. It is unfortunate that the system continues to fail those who are seeking help and support but end up becoming the victims of this form of modern-day lynching. Please sign this petition to demand justice for Christian Hall and his family.
Get Mainstream News Coverage Of National Elderly Asian American Assaults
"Because Asian Americans still have not been given a voice in mainstream America and it's time they covered OUR struggles, fights and needs. We're asking for the mainstream media (CNN, MSNBC, FOX NEWS, WASHPOST, LA TIMES, NYT) to step up and give this national issue some visibility and coverage."
asian mental health collectve
It is the mission of the Asian Mental Health Collective to normalize and de-stigmatize mental health within the Asian community.
Asian American legal defence and education fund
By combining litigation, advocacy, education, and organizing, the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF) works with Asian American communities across the country to secure human rights for all.
Asian pacific fund
"Our mission is to strengthen the Asian and Pacific Islander community in the Bay Area by increasing philanthropy and supporting the organizations that serve our most vulnerable community members."
Asian American journalist association
The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is a membership nonprofit advancing diversity in newsrooms and ensuring fair and accurate coverage of communities of color.
i'm ready movement
AAPI Women Lead and #ImReady Movement aims to strengthen the progressive political and social platforms of Asian and Pacific Islander communities in the US through the leadership of self-identified AAPI women and girls. Our goal is to challenge and help end the intersections of violence against and within our communities. We do this work in solidarity with other communities of color.
AALEAD supports low-income and underserved Asian Pacific American youth with educational empowerment, identity development, and leadership opportunities through after school, summer, and mentoring programs.
The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) is a federation of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (AAPI) organizations. We seek to build the organizational capacity of local LGBT AAPI groups, develop leadership, promote visibility, educate our community, enhance grassroots organizing, expand collaborations, and challenge anti-LGBTQ bias and racism.
hate is a virus
"Our mission is to combat xenophobia and racism through awareness and education initiatives and philanthropy."
stop aapi hate
"Our approach recognizes that in order to effectively address anti-Asian racism we must work to end all forms of structural racism leveled at Black, Indigenous, and other communities of color."
send chinatown love
Businesses in Chinatown were hit first by the pandemic, suffering revenue losses of 60-80%* as early as February 2020 as anti-Asian sentiment swelled. Today, merchants are still struggling to stay afloat due to steep decreases in foot traffic and mounting expenses. Donate to help keep these business afloat.
They Can't burn us all
#TheyCantBurnUsAll is a movement to activate all Asians and allies to stand up and fight back against hate crimes and racism. While the Asian diaspora is incredibly diverse, Asians are generally treated the same. More than ever, there is a great need for unity and support among our communities.
enough is enough
#EnoughIsEnough is a grassroots initiative by Asian American business owners in New York City who came together to take action on the recent surge in nationwide hate crimes against the Asian American community. Frustrated by the lack of media coverage on the recent violence, we are rallying all the industry homies to encourage people both in and out of the Asian community to realize the power of their voice.