Taking the murder surge seriously
People are dying — of hate crimes and other crimes, too
|Matthew Yglesias||Mar 22||192||279|
Robert Aaron Long went on a killing spree this week murdering eight people, mostly Asian American women, seemingly targeting certain spas and massage outlets in the Atlanta area.
This has prompted a kind of furious argument as to whether we should understand these murders as anti-Asian hate crimes or perhaps misogynistic hate crimes or whether the shoote…