Zhang Yingying, American Violence, and Asian Victims (’Escape From Plan A’ Ep. 104)

Kasie (a public defender) joins Diana, Jess, and Teen to talk about Zhang Yingying and whether she was targeted as an Asian woman.

8 months ago

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Long time friend of the podcast and criminal defense attorney Kasie joins Diana, Jess and Teen to discuss the rape and murder of Chinese international student Zhang Yingying. Was Zhang targeted because she’s an Asian woman? Does this fit a clear pattern? And what must be done to discourage more targeted violence against Asian people in America?

Twitter: Kasie (@kasefiles),


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Media Exploitation of Violence Against Asian Women (‘Escape From Plan A’ Ep. 74)

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‘Searching’ For Representation of Neglected Asian Americans (‘Escape From Plan A’ Ep. 43)



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Published 8 months ago