COVID-19, Media And Racism: What This Pandemic Says About Us

With COVID-19 racing across the world, it’s become a different reality for us overnight.

We feel fear hearing COVID-19 cases rise in other countries. Feel uncertainty as toilet paper disappears from the shelves at the grocery store around the corner.

For some of us, we feel the slap of racism once again amidst this pandemic.

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Being Asian-Australian and someone who once aspired to be a journalist in Australia, it’s disappointing to see certain cultures get accused of spreading coronavirus.

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