RECORD OF ACTIONS

FightAsianHate Coalition Partners are asked to keep this list of Actions current by submitting an update request at the button above. Actions here include all levels of government, provide examples of different types, and address varying manifestations of hate (i.e., violence, hate, harassment, etc.).

GOVERNMENT ACTIONS

CITY ACTIONS

RESOLUTIONS

Javed Ellahie, Mayor Pro Tem | Monte Sereno, CA
The City of Monte Sereno unanimously approved a resolution denouncing Anti-Asian Sentiment and Violence Against Asian American Community Members

Greg Tanaka, Councilmember | Palo Alto, CA
Resolution Denouncing, Condemning and Combating Racism, Xenophobia, and Intolerance Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the City of Palo Alto

Liang Chao, Councilmember | Cupertino, CA
Cupertino Stands in Solidarity with the Asian and Pacific Islander Community

RALLIES

Team of Mayors | Saratoga, CA
Stop Asian Hate Rally: organized by Yan Zhao (Mayor of Saratoga), Liz Gibbons, (Mayor of Campbell), Darcy Pau (Mayor of Cupertino), Marico Sayoc (Mayor of Los Gatos) and Shawn Leuthold (Mayor of Monte Sereno).

Greg Lin-Tanaka | Palo Alto, CA
Stop Asian Hate Rally

Greg Tanaka, Councilmember | Palo Alto, CA
StopAsianHate Voter Registration Rally in Palo Alto (8by8.us)

Greg Tanaka, Councilmember | Palo Alto, CA
To create more meaningful change for Asian Americans, Palo Alto City Councilmember Greg Tanaka is organizing a rally on May 2nd, 2021 and introducing a new #StopAsianHate #8by8 movement to challenge people to register 8 voters by 8 days.

TRAININGS

COLLABORATION: Kevin Park, Raj Chahal, Suds Jain, Councilmembers | Santa Clara, CA
(video) Bystander training - Assemblymember Alex Lee, Santa Clara County Supervisor Otto Lee, and Santa Clara Councilmembers Kevin Park, Raj Chahal, & Suds Jain. With presentation by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)

OTHER ACTIONS

City of Mountain View | Mountain View, CA
City statement denouncing racism against the Asian/Pacific Islander community

Ellen Kamei, Mayor, with Margaret Abe Koga, Former Mayor | Mountain View, CA
Op-Ed: Mountain View is a community for all

EDUCATION ACTIONS

RESOLUTIONS

Suzanne Lee Chan | Community College League of California
Joint Caucus Resolution on Stopping Anti-Asian Attacks

Sylvia Leong | Cupertino Union School District, CA
Approved a Resolution Condemning Acts of Hatred against Asians

Maimona Afzal Berta | Franklin-McKinley School District, CA
Resolution No. 2021-07 – Denouncing Hate Crimes and Bigotry Targeting Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

Cynthia Solis Yi | Las Lomitas Elementary School District, CA
Resolution No. #2021-12:4-14 - Supporting People of Asian Ancestry and Condemning Harassment, Violence and Hatred toward People of Asian Descent

Suzanne Lee Chan | Ohlone Community College, CA
Resolution Condemning The Recent Surge in Hate Crimes Targeting Asian Americans

Grace H. Mah | Santa Clara County Board of Education, CA
Resolution condemning violence against Asian Americans

OTHER ACTIONS

Dr. John Malloy & Susanna Ordway | San Ramon Valley Unified Administration & SRVUSD Board of Education, CA
Joint letter to the community

COUNTY ACTIONS

RESOLUTIONS

Otto Lee, Supervisor | Santa Clara County, CA
Brought forward a resolution to the County of Santa Clara Board of Supervisors that publicly denounced xenophobia and anti-Asian sentiment arising due to fears of the COVID- 19 pandemic and affirming its commitment to the well-being and safety of Asian American communities. This resolution was adopted by the County of Santa Clara Board of Supervisors on March, 9, 2021.

REFERRALS

Otto Lee, Supervisor | Santa Clara County, CA
Brought forward a referral requesting that the County of Santa Clara pursue an Anti-Racism Community Outreach and Education Campaign to address the recent spike in anti-Asian hate crimes and violence.

TRAININGS

COLLABORATION: Otto Lee, Supervisor | Santa Clara, CA
(video) Bystander training - Assemblymember Alex Lee, Santa Clara County Supervisor Otto Lee, and Santa Clara Councilmembers Kevin Park, Raj Chahal, & Suds Jain. With presentation by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)

STATE / FEDERAL ACTIONS

LEGISLATION

Hate Crimes Act Signed into Law | May 2021
(news)
COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act was signed into law by President Joe Biden May 20, 2021 (copy of legislation)

TRAININGS

COLLABORATION: Alex Lee, Assemblymember | CA | May 2021
(video) Bystander training - Assemblymember Alex Lee, Santa Clara County Supervisor Otto Lee, and Santa Clara Councilmembers Kevin Park, Raj Chahal, & Suds Jain. With presentation by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)

OTHER ACTIONS

Congress | April 2021
Republican congresswomen revoke endorsements of Texas GOP candidate after ‘hurtful and untrue’ comments about Chinese immigrants

States | March 2021
All 23 Democratic governors sign letter condemning anti-Asian hate, violence


OTHER POLITICAL HAPPENINGS

Santa Clara Council erupts in argument after member accused of snubbing Asian colleague at rally


Asian American official condemns anti-Asian violence by removing shirt, showing his military scars: ‘Is this patriot enough?’


COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

Advocacy

Mobilization

Representation

Community Safety