Activists should stand in solidarity without comparing Asian hate crimes to anti-Black oppression, says Katie Li, a second-generation Chinese American.
Hate crimes against Asian-American have surged in the last year, and Garland said he wanted the Justice Department to "recommit" to combating hate.
US policymakers need to acknowledge that over-the-top language about China fuels fear and anxiety that spurs violence against Asian-Americans.
The study comes after a massive increase in attacks on Asians in the US during the coronavirus pandemic.
A spike in anti-Asian hate crimes has fuelled a surge in gun purchases made by American Asians.
On Wednesday, Dimon sent an email to his 255,000 employees with the subject line, "Enough is enough."
The spike in anti-Asian racism across the country over the past year adds to a long history of discrimination against Asians in the US.