Asian-Americans protest in Boston against racism, fearmongering and misinformation aimed at Asian communities amid the pandemic. Photo: AP Asian-Americans protest in Boston against racism, fearmongering and misinformation aimed at Asian communities amid the pandemic. Photo: AP
Asian-Americans protest in Boston against racism, fearmongering and misinformation aimed at Asian communities amid the pandemic. Photo: AP

Biden bans linking Covid-19 to China in bid to quell racist backlash in US

  • Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders put ‘at risk’ by inflammatory and xenophobic descriptions of coronavirus, memo says
  • No political leaders named but Donald Trump’s rhetoric was blamed for soaring attacks on minority groups last year

Topic |   Joe Biden’s China policy
Asian-Americans protest in Boston against racism, fearmongering and misinformation aimed at Asian communities amid the pandemic. Photo: AP Asian-Americans protest in Boston against racism, fearmongering and misinformation aimed at Asian communities amid the pandemic. Photo: AP
Asian-Americans protest in Boston against racism, fearmongering and misinformation aimed at Asian communities amid the pandemic. Photo: AP
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