The #IAmNotAVirus portrait campaign is a protest and response to the growing racist attacks against Asians and Asian Americans during this pandemic. We talked with founder Mike Keo about how he got it started, how it's evolved over the past couple months, and how you can get involved.
May 26, 2020 - 1:29pm
May 8, 2020 - 2:00pm
Not In Our Town provides a perspective, links to national Asian American groups providing analysis and leadership, and a set of actions you can take in your town.
April 27, 2020 - 11:57am
In this comprehensive perspective piece, Eddie Wong, former executive director of NAATA/Center for Asian American Media and current editor of Eastwind Zine, provides reporting and analysis of the upsurge in hate during the Covid crisis, reflects on the experience of racism by the Asian American community, and then provides a guide for both response and prevention, from bystander intervention training and a quick guide on self defense, to resources for community-based action.
April 26, 2020 - 11:45am
Veteran journalist, editor and author William Gee Wong examines the recent explosion of racist and xenophobic violence and its impact on the many waves Chinese in America.
April 22, 2020 - 1:33pm
One year after the attack at the Tree of Life synagogue that took the lives of 11 Jewish people, "Lest We Forget," a moving outdoor exhibit featuring the portraits and stories of Holocaust survivors was presented in Pittsburgh, PA. The Not In Our Town film team captured these images while filming a new documentary about the Pittsburgh community's powerful response to hate and anti-Semitism.