Code Switch

What's CODE SWITCH? It's the fearless conversations about race that you've been waiting for! Hosted by journalists of color, our podcast tackles the subject of race head-on. We explore how it impacts every part of society — from politics and pop culture to history, sports and everything in between. This podcast makes ALL OF US part of the conversation — because we're all part of the story.


When Fear Of The Coronavirus Turns Into Racism And Xenophobia

As international health agencies warn that COVID-19, or coronavirus, could become a pandemic, fears over the virus's spread have activated old, racist suspicions toward Chinese and Chinese Americans. It's part of a longer history in the United States, in which xenophobia has often been camouflaged as a concern for public health and hygiene.


 2020-03-04  25m