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The state Attorney General’s Office said there were 1,871 incidents last year
For Asian American New Yorkers, the outsized mental strain of living through the coronavirus pandemic has been exacerbated by a commensurate rise in anti-Asian sentiment.
"Sad to report that [a] few weeks after the first incident, someone has once again set our pride flags on fire! We simply have no words!"
Two teenage boys shouted homophobic slurs and threw a brick at a gay couple walking together in Williamsburg Monday night.
The woman's alleged attackers also made anti-Dominican remarks.
Attackers in two Bed-Stuy hate crime incidents reportedly asked their victims "Are you Muslim?" before lashing out.
The incident occurred in Kensington on November 14th.
"I think this hate is raised after the election...During the Obama administration this hate wasn’t there."
"You’re a terrorist and you shouldn’t be working for the city."
Reports of hate crimes have increased drastically over the past year.
"Trump America is real and I witnessed it firsthand last night!" she wrote on Facebook.
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