SamTrans Unveils Unity Artwork Adorning Buses, Shelters To Stand Against RacismSamTrans this week launched a series of anti-racism artwork that is being displayed on the transit agency's buses and shelters around San Mateo County.
Pelosi, Asian American Community Leaders Highlight Passage Of Federal COVID-19 Hate Crimes ActHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi and leaders in San Francisco's Asian American community held an event in Portsmouth Square on Thursday to highlight recently passed legislation intended to make it easier to report hate crimes against the Asian community.
UPDATE: Congress OKs Bill to Fight Hate Crimes Against Asian AmericansCongress approved legislation Tuesday intended to curtail a striking rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, sending President Joe Biden a bipartisan denunciation of the spate of brutal attacks that have proliferated during coronavirus pandemic.
San Francisco Security Guard Who Stopped Market Street Assault: 'My Job Is Just to Help'The San Francisco security guard who took down the suspect in the attack against an elderly Asian woman on Market Street last month on Friday told KPIX how the incident went down.
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.
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.
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.
San Francisco 49ers Send Care Package To Danny Yu Chang, Fan Injured In Anti-Asian AttackA Vallejo man severely injured in an attack in San Francisco, one in a recent wave of attacks on Asian Americans, is now recovering and being uplifted by his favorite sports team.
Asian American Attacks: San Francisco Police Address Social Media Warning of Random Muni AssaultsPolice in San Francisco on Thursday said the department is aware of a circulating social media post warning about an alleged random assault targeting older Asian victims on a Muni bus last week.
Asian American Attacks: How Bystanders Can Help VictimsAmid an alarming number of brazen attacks against Asian Americans in the Bay Area, an intervention expert says getting involved doesn't always mean getting in the face of a perpetrator.
Asian American Attacks: San Francisco Suspect Arrested After Assaulting Multiple VictimsPolice in San Francisco on Wednesday confirmed the arrest of a suspect who assaulted multiple Asian victims near the Polk Gulch neighborhood Monday morning.
Asian American Attacks: San Francisco Mayor Breed Announces New Safety Programs for API CommunityMayor London Breed Wednesday announced new efforts by San Francisco officials to increase public safety and provide support to members of the city's Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community.
Injured Grandmom Who Fought Back Against Attacker To Donate Funds Raised To AAPI CommunityAn elderly San Francisco woman who fought back during an assault - and who has received nearly $1 million in donations after her story went viral - will be donating the funds to the Asian American community to fight racism, according to her family.
Thieves Break Into San Francisco’s Pineapple King Bakery Twice In One NightThieves busted into the Asian bakery Pineapple King twice in one night Sunday, which made the owners feel “totally violated” while the country deals with a rash of anti-Asian violence.
San Mateo County Supervisor Proposes 'Zero-Tolerance Hate Zone' In Response To Anti-Asian AttacksThe president of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors wants to make the county a "zero-tolerance hate zone" in response to recent hate crimes committed against people of Asian descent.