Chinese and US flags flutter near The Bund before trade delegations meet for talks in Shanghai on July 30, 2019. Photo: Reuters

Fearing a new ‘red scare’ atmosphere, activists and lawmakers fight targeting of Chinese-Americans

  • The US has arrested scientists of Chinese origin on industrial espionage and other charges, and multiple times the cases have been dropped for lack of evidence
  • ‘There are some legitimate concerns, but these are inflated, and Chinese-Americans are being demonised,’ the leader of an anti-discrimination group says
Topic |   Chinese overseas

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Chinese and US flags flutter near The Bund before trade delegations meet for talks in Shanghai on July 30, 2019. Photo: Reuters
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