Beating of ‘heroic’ teen on Philadelphia subway reignites fears among Asian-Americans

//Beating of ‘heroic’ teen on Philadelphia subway reignites fears among Asian-Americans

Beating of ‘heroic’ teen on Philadelphia subway reignites fears among Asian-Americans

The beating of a teenager on a subway in Philadelphia has reignited fears in the city’s Asian communities about racially motivated violence, and it’s left some students worried for their safety commuting to and from school.On Friday, the family of the 18-year-old Asian-American student who was assaulted in an incident caught on video said they are traumatised after the “unprovoked, brutal attack”. Mei Lu, the teenager’s aunt, said her niece was beaten because she intervened when she saw girls…

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