Ivan Natividad: Coronavirus: Fear of Asians rooted in long American history of prejudicial policies

A group of Asian immigrants are given exams by medical staff at Angel Island Immigration Station in the early 20th century. The tests were often invasive and given without patient consent. (Photo courtesy of Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation) As the number of novel coronavirus cases rises, anxiety over the potentially deadly disease has been…

Larry Ward: Our Racism is a Crying Baby

Larry Ward Interviews Sister Chau Nghiem June 20, 2004 at the New Hamlet, Plum Village Sr. Chau Nghiem, Adomment with Jewels (Photo: Robert Sorrell) Sr. Chau Nghiem, can you give us a glimpse into what it was like being a person of African American and European American descent, prior to coming to Buddhist practice and…