N.Y. state senator posts racist voicemail he got to draw attention to anti-Asian hate

Posted on AllSides August 2nd, 2022
From The Left
Hans Pennink / AP file

New York state Sen. John Liu tweeted a video Monday in which he shared a racist voicemail he received, saying he hopes to draw attention to increased anti-Asian hate in New York City and across the country. 

In the video, an apparent constituent can be heard hurling racist anti-Asian slurs at Liu, saying that Liu has lost the person's vote and telling him to “go back to … China.” 

“Another day at the office,” an exasperated Liu says in the video. 

Liu, who is Taiwanese American, said in an interview with...

Read full story

More News about Race and Racism from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right