Topic: New York
The rise in hate crimes against people of Asian and Pacific Island heritage in the United States since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, inspired artist Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya to produce vibrant artworks featuring people of Asian heritage.
The United States confirmed its highest 24 hours total to date – with a world record of 136,000 coronavirus cases confirmed in one day.
The “Coalition to Stop Genocide in India”, a broad coalition of Indian Americans and the United States-based civil rights organizations and activists organized a massive rally at Times Square, in order to protest the celebration of the destruction of the Babri Mosque in India on Wednesday.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio accused United States President Donald Trump during a news briefing of ignoring the city’s need for federal aid on Sunday.