Students walk near the Widener Library at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the United States. Photo: AP
Students walk near the Widener Library at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the United States. Photo: AP
Amy Wu
Opinion

Opinion

Amy Wu

Rise in anti-Asian racism shows why the US needs Asian-American studies

  • Harvard University will expand its Asian-American Studies programme after receiving a US$45 million donation from former students
  • The move comes as spikes in anti-Asian racism highlight the need for Asian-American history to be better incorporated into the US education system

Students walk near the Widener Library at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the United States. Photo: AP
Students walk near the Widener Library at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the United States. Photo: AP
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