7 Books That Challenge COVID-19-Induced Xenophobia

7 Books That Challenge COVID-19-Induced Xenophobia

There have been some reports of people being less-than-favorable toward Asian-Americans following the spread of the coronavirus.  While the attitude against these people is incredibly unfounded, it speaks to the continued problem of xenophobia and the sort of misunderstandings that people have in order to reinforce such awful ways of thinking.  To help counter all kinds of xenophobia during these troubling times, here are seven books that help to inform readers about different cultures and to avoid viewing them as ‘bad’ or ‘evil’.   image via amazon 1. a very large expanse of sea Shirin, a sixteen-year old Muslim girl, …