From “yellow peril” to “model minority” to the “Chinese virus,” Asian Americans have long been considered as a threat to a nation that promoted a whites-only immigration policy.
The governor, not the president, controls the National Guard.
Repercussions from the COVID-19 pandemic are driving faster, stronger reforms in several countries known for illegal trafficking in animals.
Modern economies run on trust and confidence. COVID-19 is breaking down that trust.
An epidemiologist answers some critical questions about the spread of the virus and potential responses.
About 3,000 islanders are expected to get payments ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 for their suffering at the hands of Japan during World War II.
COVID-19 shutdowns are clearing the air but pollution will return as economies reopen.
One community leader told a local paper that three Marshallese people have died of the virus in Dubuque County.
A majority of vaccine skeptics plan to refuse a COVID-19 vaccine, a study suggests, and that could be a big problem.
The LAist reported Pacific Islanders’ coronavirus death rate is 12 times higher than the rate for white Los Angeles residents.
Now they’re seen as epicenters for the coronavirus.
A Los Angeles Times analysis found Pacific Islanders, including Native Hawaiians, are disproportionately dying in relation to their population in California.
The latest data shows Pacific Islanders in Oregon have more than 13 confirmed COVID-19 cases per 10,000 residents, twice as high as any other ethnic or racial group.
Some of these groups already provide social services, like medical care, education and an organized way to resolve disputes.