As Americans have grappled with coming to terms with the pandemic and its many effects on their lives—working from home, loss of income or job, homeschooling their children, worries about their own or their loved ones' health—some of them also have to worry about being attacked because of their race.
Join us for a timely discussion of the discrimination, verbal abuse and even physical attacks directed at Asian-Americans as the COVID-19 pandemic has spread across the country.
This is an online program, presented free; donations are welcome and may be made during the registration process
This program is generously supported by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and a collaborative of local funders and donors. We are grateful for their support and hope others will follow their example to support the Club during these uncertain times.
Media sponsor: Chinese American Democratic Club
Emmy Award-Winning TV News Anchor and Reporter, ABC7/KGO-TV; Author, Make Your Moment: The Savvy Woman's Communication Playbook to Getting the Success You Want
San Francisco Superior Court Judge (Ret.); Co-Chair, "Comfort Women" Justice Coalition
CFO, Wang Insurance; State Political Director, United Democratic Club; Former U.S. Diplomat and Assistant City Attorney
Additional Panelist TBA
Producer and Host, "The Michelle Meow Show," KBCW/KPIX-TV and Online Radio; Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors—Host
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