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Atlanta Spa Shootings: ‘The Asian American Community Feels So Gaslighted Right Now'

In the wake of Atlanta-area shootings that killed 8 people, including 6 Asian women, police suggested that the crime was motivated by a sex addiction rather than racism. This has sparked outrage among Asian Americans who have experienced a surge in hate incidents over the past year. Karthick Ramakrishnan, chair of the California Commission on APIA Affairs, joined LX News to explain why the community feels “gaslighted.”