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Alarmed by anti-Asian incidents, LA County leaders seek to build fund to study hate

Faced with increasing racist incidents reported against Asian-Americans, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved an effort Tuesday, April 6, that could lead to a county fund that would support research into hate and xenophobia. With the board’s unanimous vote, the L.A. County Equity and Diversity Fund — if ultimately found feasible by county human relations officials — would start with $1 million in county seed money. It would then look to tap into philanthropic partnerships to buil...
Tags: Health, News, Education, California, Government, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Community, Hate Crime, Lapd, Board, LA County, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Pacific Islander

‘I’m here for love’: Throngs march in San Gabriel Valley to condemn attacks on Asian Americans

A community member holds a sign of support during a rally and march Against Anti-Asian Hate Crimes and Racism” in front of Alhambra City Hall in Alhambra on Friday, March 26, 2021. (Photo by Libby Cline-Birmingham, Contributing Photographer) Community members walk with elected officials from San Gabriel, Alhambra, Monterey Park and Rosemead, as well as local law enforcement during a rally and march Against Anti-Asian Hate Crimes and Racism” from San Gabriel City Hall to Alhambra City Hall in ...
Tags: Health, News, Education, La, Government, Senate, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Community, Birmingham, Pasadena, Hate Crime, Lapd, Southern California, Alhambra

LA County Board condemns anti-Asian hate, two mass shootings

Launching its meeting on an urgent tone, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, March 23, denounced the wave of hate against Asian Americans and decried the eruption of deadly gun violence in the past week Supervisors held a moment of silence in memory of the eight people killed in a series of attacks on massage businesses in Atlanta on March 16, as well as the mass shooting that killed 10 people Monday in a Boulder, Colo. supermarket. Related links LA County leaders decry...
Tags: Health, News, Education, Colorado, La, Government, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Community, Astrazeneca, Boulder, Hate Crime, Lapd, Grand Avenue

LA-area groups stage events, urge end to anti-Asian bias, violence

Korean American Federation of Los Angeles and the Korean American community held a car caravan rally in Koreatown to oppose the recent rise of attacks on the Asian American and Pacific Islander community, in Los Angeles, Calif., on Friday, March 19, 2021. The Stop Asian American and Pacific Islander Hate rally comes after a deadly shooting in Atlanta, GA left eight people dead, six of which were identified as Asian women. (Photo by Trevor Stamp, Contributing Photographer) Korean American Fede...
Tags: Health, News, Education, La, Government, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Korea, Community, Associated Press, Hate Crime, Lapd, Social Justice, Eric Garcetti

Homophobic frat boys caught on tape breaking gay student’s leg at a party

The ambush took place at a Phi Gamma Delta and Kappa Sigma Xi-Lambda off-campus party.
Tags: College, Life, Lifestyle, Homophobia, Fraternity, Hate Crime, Ad Friendly, Queerty, University of Delaware, Phi Gamma Delta, Frat Boys, Kappa Sigma Xi Lambda

Proper tea for Troyes and Biarritz visitors | Brief letters

Fixed-odds betting terminals | Salons de thé | Academic titles | In the pink with Middlesex | Legal hatredsYour excellent editorial on fixed-odds betting terminals (21 August) omitted an important factor in the debate. Last year I submitted a freedom of information request to the Metropolitan police which revealed that since 2010 there has been a 68% rise in violent crime associated with betting shops in London. Customers, having lost large sums of money, can resort to violence out of anger or f...
Tags: Tea, Europe, London, Education, France, Gambling, Life and style, Society, UK News, World news, Food & Drink, Cricket, Higher Education, Hate Crime, Middlesex, Biarritz

The Mental Health Impact of Racism on Students

Since the presidential election, American primary and secondary schools have seen a spike in hate crimes against black, Muslim and immigrant students. In this environment, it’s important for education professionals to acknowledge that racism poses a threat to students’ mental health . Discrimination undermines the physical, emotional and mental safety of younger students, and hinders their potential for academic achievement . To successfully establish inclusive practices in a sch...
Tags: Psychology, Students, Education, Bullying, College, Stress, Public Health, Racism, Social exclusion, Discrimination, Hate Crime, Islamophobia, Social Justice, Presidential Election, Children And Teens, Ethics & Morality

The Universities UK taskforce: one year on

It is now a year since it was announced that Universities UK would be establishing a taskforce on the problem of sexual violence in higher education. At its first meeting it widened its remit to also include the (much) broader issue of hate crime affecting students, but promised to maintain a particular focus on violence against women and sexual harassment. The taskforce intended to consider the current evidence, any ongoing work, and what more needs to be done. As we move towards the date that ...
Tags: Books, UK, Featured, Education, Law, Higher Education, Hate Crime, Violence Against Women, Durham University, Universities UK, Pixabay, Sexual Violence

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