Faculty and Student Article on Anti-Asian Racism

Sociology Professor Mary Yu Danico and Beverly Cotter (’20, psychology) co-authored “The Anti-Asian Racism During the COVID-19 Pandemic Has Everything to Do with Black Lives Matter,” featured in Medium. Based on their spring survey of over 600 Asian Americans, they write, “We have seen that Asian Americans and other groups are forging alliances to fight structural racism. We are witnessing the revival of a mass movement for racial equality by supporting Black lives. The question is, which side of history do you want to be remembered for?”