I Was Beaten Unconscious in an Anti-Asian Hate Crime

Lessons about racism from being violently attacked

Photo by Charl Folscher on Unsplash

What Happened on the Night of my Attack

Map of the Cambridge city centre. Blue arrows depict my direction of walking. Red arrows depict my attackers. Google Maps screenshot modified by author.

What Having a Bottle Smashed Against Your Head Feels Like

The Aftermath of My Attack

What I Learned About Racism That Night

1. No security infrastructure in the world can eliminate racist attacks

2. Racists hide in plain sight

3. Racists don’t always “hate” you. Some of them simply don’t see you as a human being.

Final Thoughts

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