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Anti-Asian Bias Tools and Resources

Tools and Resources to Address Anti-Asian Bias

The recent pandemic has led to a rise of anti-Asian bias, hate, harassment, and violence. Below are tools and resources students, staff, faculty, and community members can use in or outside the classroom or in their daily lives. The purpose of these documents is to self-empower individuals to investigate, unlearn, and relearn and use new information or knowledge to address anti-Asian bias.

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You are encouraged to use these videos and discussion prompts on anti-Asian bias to foster discussions in your classroom, workplace, or organization.


Teach-In Video on “Yellow Peril and COVID-19” by the Asian and Asian American Student Collective and Global Asian Studies faculty

(00:00 - 33:00 minutes focus on historical anti-Asian exclusionary acts and the racialization of diseases and 34:00 - 60:00 minutes focus on U.S. Asian American movements and the UIC Asian American student movements)

Asian Americans on Facing Racism During COVID-19 by Asian Boss 

Discussion Prompts (after watching videos and exploring resources)

Solidarity Statement and Images 
To view AARCC's Solidarity Statement image or to create your own, visit


For Students

Victims of Crime and Safety Concerns - Office of the Dean of Students - (312)-996-4857 - or visit -

UIC students, staff, and faculty can report an incident of bias at

U & I Care - Office of the Dean of Students -

For Staff and Faculty

Teaching Against Racism - UIC Global Asian Studies -

UIC students, staff, and faculty can report an incident of bias at

Assisting a Distressed Student - Office of the Dean of Students - (312)-996-4857 - or visit - 

For Community Members

-Hate Crimes

Report hate crime incidents to the Illinois Attorney General’s Civil Rights Hotline at 1-877-581-3692 or fill out a hate crime complaint form at -

Stand Against Hatred –

Stop AAPI Hate –


Local resources (visit the AARCC Community Resources page) –


Bystander Intervention Trainings - Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Chicago - or visit

Empowerment & Self-Defense for Asian and Pacific Islander Americans - Defend Yourself -

COVID-19 & Hate Crimes Resource in AA NHPI languages -

-Legal Services

CAIR-Chicago - or (312)-212-1520

CARPLS - Cook County Free Legal Service Hotline - (312)-738-9200

Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights -

-Health Services

Trellus (formerly Asian Human Services) -

Hamdard Health -