A march in Seattle calls for an end to violence and discrimination against Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders. Photo: AFP A march in Seattle calls for an end to violence and discrimination against Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders. Photo: AFP
A march in Seattle calls for an end to violence and discrimination against Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders. Photo: AFP

US Pacific Islanders highlight their cultures and concerns as pushback against anti-Asian hate sees them swept up in AAPI acronym

  • ‘The path to equity is different for every ethnic group, and certainly very different for Asians as a whole versus Pacific Islanders’
  • Acronym for Asian-American Pacific Islander is used regularly, but some have criticised its catch-all nature

Topic |   Racism and prejudice
A march in Seattle calls for an end to violence and discrimination against Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders. Photo: AFP A march in Seattle calls for an end to violence and discrimination against Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders. Photo: AFP
A march in Seattle calls for an end to violence and discrimination against Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders. Photo: AFP
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