As the world learns more about a deadly COVID-19 virus, so too can we see more clearly its socio-political side effects. Whether it’s Asian people being attacked in the West or Africans being kicked out of their accommodation in China, this article brings you a timeline of how COVID-19-related racism and xenophobia have developed around the world.

COVID-19 Outbreak in China Hostility towards Asians abroad

When the city of Wuhan went into lockdown on January 23, COVID-19 was still fundamentally a “China problem”, although there was a small number of confirmed cases over... Read More>>