Racism against Asians in the US has a long history of discrimination and violence. Attacks on Asian Americans are again rising now as a result of the anti-Chinese propaganda of the new cold war.
There are two factors at play in the recent wave of hate crimes: first there is the long history of anti-Asian and anti-communist indoctrination in this country; and second there is the new wave of Sinophobia.
The recent wave of propaganda and Sinophobia has slowly evolved since the US Pivot to Asia began under Obama.
The Republicans are fighting to reduce voting rights to increase their prospects for winning seats in next year’s midterm elections to the US Senate and House of Representatives.
The prospect of a stern defence being mounted against this offensive at present looks grim.
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Contrary to myth Trump does not represent ‘the left behind’ but their opposite.