A Covid-19 testing booth at Logan airport in Boston, US. Photo: Boston Herald/TNS
A Covid-19 testing booth at Logan airport in Boston, US. Photo: Boston Herald/TNS

US Covid-19 tests for China arrivals spark fears of fresh wave of anti-Asian hate

  • Community advocates say while other nations like Japan and South Korea have taken similar measures, the US move could result in harmful rhetoric and bias
  • They note that the pandemic’s accompanying rise in anti-Asian sentiment not only targeted Asian-Americans but even others thought to be

A Covid-19 testing booth at Logan airport in Boston, US. Photo: Boston Herald/TNS
A Covid-19 testing booth at Logan airport in Boston, US. Photo: Boston Herald/TNS
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