First detected in Hubei, China, millions globally have now been infected with Covid-19. Governments have battled to keep the pandemic under control as the death toll from the SARS-like disease spirals.
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By Greta Lai The outbreak of Covid-19 has led to growing xenophobic sentiment against minority groups in many societies. While stereotyping and finger-pointing persists, news reports across the world tell the stories of minority people such as LGBTQ, Muslims, Jews, and immigrant communities being scapegoated for the spread of the coronavirus. The LGBTQ community has […]
By Ricky Chu, Chairperson of the Equal Opportunities Commission When a group of more than 300 Hong Kong residents returned from Pakistan on a government-chartered flight and entered Chun Yeung Estate for a 14-day quarantine in early May, they were served with ham sandwiches and cup noodles containing pork. That was until the Pakistan Consulate, […]