An Asian American journalist is offended after Trump Official said “Kung Flu” to her face.
The White House has been accuses many times of racism ever since Trump took office.
Just this morning the president took to Twitter and called the Corona Virus the “Chinese Virus.”:
The United States will be powerfully supporting those industries, like Airlines and others, that are particularly affected by the Chinese Virus. We will be stronger than ever before!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 16, 2020
Asians have been saying that racism towards them has risen significantly since the rise of the virus because it originated in Wuhan, China.
Weijia Jiang, an Asian-American female journalist who works for CBS news took to Twitter today to state that she was a victim of racism after a Trump White House official looked her in the face and called the virus “The Kung-Flu”: