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Religion’s Deepak Sarma talks about Asian communities mourning the lives lost in the Monterey Park shooting

Asian communities in Ohio mourn lives lost in Monterey Park mass shooting
Spectrum NewsDeepak Sarma, professor at the College of Arts and Sciences, said the Lunar New Year is supposed to be a joyous time, but this year, it’s filled with grief and sadness as Asian communities across the nation mourn the lives lost in the recent Monterey Park, California. “Of course, we have thoughts and prayers going out,” Sarma said. “But thoughts and prayers don’t bring people back.”