SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Stories about the stunning escalation of violence against Asian Americans in the San Francisco Bay Area have struck close to home for KPIX 5 meteorologist Mary Lee.
Lee’s family has lived here for generations. She was born in Berkeley, grew up in Fairfield and is a proud UC Davis Aggie.READ MORE: Girl Fights Off Man Who Touched, Punched, Spit At Her In Milpitas Park
During World War II, her grandfather was the only Chinese American in his unit.READ MORE: COVID: Youth Nights At Levi's Stadium Add A Dose Of Fun To Teens' Vaccines
When she asked her Asian American friends and family what message they would like to deliver it was — “We are American, just like you.”MORE NEWS: Transient Man Arrested In Fatal Assault At Walnut Creek Civic Park
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