Update: Former Pro Boxer Cited, Released on Suspicion of Punching Asian Teen Outside North Beach BarPolice in San Francisco on Wednesday confirmed that officers cited and released former professional boxer Pat Lawlor on suspicion of battery after punching an Asian teen outside a North Beach bar on Friday.
Asian American Attacks: Non-Profit To Manage $1M In Donations To Xiao Zhen Xie Who Fought AssailantThe family of Xiao Zhen Xie, the elderly woman who used a wooden board to fight off her attacker on San Francisco's Market St., will set up a non-profit to manage more than $1 million in donations directed to her after her story went viral.
'I Am Not A Racist:' SF Bar Owner Gets Death Threats, Bad Reviews After Underage Asian Man PunchedAn alleged incident of anti-Asian racism against a San Francisco sports bar posted on TikTok has been vehemently denied by the owner of the establishment, which is now getting a flood of negative reviews and death threats.
Update: GoFundMe For Asian Grandmother Who Beat Attacker in San Francisco Hits $1 MillionThe GoFundMe campaign for an elderly Asian San Francisco woman who fought back during an assault on Market Street last month has collected $1 million in donations.
Warrior Star Steph Curry Teams Up With Bruce Lee's Family To Fight Asian American AttacksWith the help of the family of late action film star Bruce Lee, Golden State star Steph Curry stepped on the court Sunday night to take on the Atlanta Hawks wearing specially designed sneakers to bring attention to the wave of attacks on Asian Americans.
Hundreds Rally in Oakland Against Hate Directed at Asian American, Pacific Islander CommunityOn another weekend of rallies against racism and attacks targeting the Asian community, the largest among them was in Oakland Saturday.
Asian American Attacks: Filipino Medical Worker Shoved Onto Sidewalk In Los Gatos, Police Seek SuspectPolice are searching for a man suspected of attacking a woman of Filipino descent in Los Gatos on Tuesday, amid a rise in hate crimes targeting Asian Americans in the Bay Area and across the country.
Bay Area Tech Firms, Asian American Execs Announce Major Donation, Pledge To AAPI CommunityOn Wednesday, some of the biggest tech companies in the Bay Area announced a major donation to help stop attacks targeting the AAPI community.
Korean American Santa Clara Councilmember Says He Was Denied Chance To Speak At 'Stop Asian Hate' RallyA Santa Clara city council member, who is Korean American, said he was denied a chance to speak at a "Stop Asian Hate" rally held amid the rising number of attacks against Asian Americans.
Update: Suspect Who Threatened To Shoot Asian Customers At Tenderloin Business ArrestedA 45-year-old San Francisco man was being held on hate crime charges Wednesday after he allegedly entered a Tenderloin market and threated to shoot Asian American customers.
Asian American Attacks: Suspect Who Threatened To Shoot Asian Customers At Tenderloin Business ArrestedPolice in San Francisco on Tuesday announced the arrest of a suspect who recently threatened to shoot Asian customers at a Tenderloin business.
Hearts Against Hate: Artist's Chinatown Heart Gives Hope To Beleaguered Asian American CommunityThere are a lot of heavy hearts in the Asian American community right now, but artists are using their talents to send the message of healing and solidarity.
Preteens Organize Berkeley Rally Against Anti-Asian HateHundreds marched in Berkeley Sunday to protest hate crimes directed toward Asian Americans. It was an event organized by a 7th grade girl and her middle school friends.
Multi-Generation Demonstrators Rally in San Francisco to 'Stop Asian Hate'Thousands marched through San Francisco to Union Square on Saturday demanding an end to Asian American attacks across the country.
Oakland Launches Campaign to Support Asian-Owned BusinessesCity leaders in Oakland on Friday were urging people to shop and dine in Chinatown as part of a new campaign to support Asian-owned businesses.