SARS AND Chinatown Business
Tuesday, August 26, 2003; 8:17 AM
Following a barrage of media attention on the SARS outbreak in Hong Kong and parts of Asia, predominantly Asian communities in the United States suffered economically from consumer fear and misunderstanding about the local threat of the disease. In San Franisco's Chinatown, tour guide Shirley Fong-Torres and others relate their business woes and explain why their community should not be avoided in such times.
Video: Casey McKinney, Graduate School of Journalism, University of California, Berkeley