Yahoo Poll: Would you jump in to stop an assault?

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People participate in a protest to demand an end to anti-Asian violence on April 04, 2021 in New York City. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
People participate in a protest to demand an end to anti-Asian violence on April 04, 2021 in New York City. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Anti-Asian violence around the world is on the rise.

Stop AAPI Hate recorded at least 3,800 anti-Asian racism in California alone since March 2020.

Recent viral videos captured some of the chilling assaults on Asians. In one, a man brutally punches and chokes a passenger unconsciousness in a train in New York, In another, an assailant knocks down a Filipino woman on a busy Manhattan street and then repeatedly stomps at her.

Which begs the question: If you are witnessing an assault, would you get in to stop it?

Take the poll and let us know your comments.

 

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