Activists Protest ‘White Supremacy’ After Black Man Arrested for Attack on Asian Man

by Damjan Tutarkov
LaCorte News

Activists from New York and the California Bay Area have come out to protest against “white supremacy” and anti-Asian sentiment in response to an incident late last month where an African-American man violently assaulted an elderly Thai man, leading to the man’s death.

The attack occurred in late January in San Francisco’s Anza Vista neighborhood, where the alleged 19-year-old assailant rammed into 84-year-old Vicha Ratanapakdee, a native of Thailand who lived in San Francisco with his family.

Vicha was rushed to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries two days later.

A graphic security camera footage of the attack shows a man slamming into the 84-year-old with his body in an apparently unprovoked attack that the victim’s family believes is racially motivated, local Fox-affiliate KTVU reported.

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