Former University of Tennessee professor Hu Anming, whose case has given fresh momentum to calls for the China Initiative to be investigated over whether it has targeted Asians. Photo: AP
Former University of Tennessee professor Hu Anming, whose case has given fresh momentum to calls for the China Initiative to be investigated over whether it has targeted Asians. Photo: AP

Biden urged to pause and review China Initiative for racial profiling

  • Advocacy groups add their voices to nearly 100 lawmakers who say the programme unfairly targets Asian-Americans based on race and ethnicity
  • The initiative was established to investigate threats to national security and has charged scores of scientists and scholars

Former University of Tennessee professor Hu Anming, whose case has given fresh momentum to calls for the China Initiative to be investigated over whether it has targeted Asians. Photo: AP
Former University of Tennessee professor Hu Anming, whose case has given fresh momentum to calls for the China Initiative to be investigated over whether it has targeted Asians. Photo: AP
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