‘Really frightening’: George Takei responds to rise in anti-Asian violence

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    The US has seen a rise in violence against Asian-Americans, almost all of which, according to police, are attributed to the coronavirus pandemic. George Takei, famous for his role as Mr. Sulu from the original ‘Star Trek’ television series and movies, talks to CNN’s Pamela Brown about his own experience as a child when he was a prisoner in a Japanese internment camp in the US.

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