A mourner lights candles for the victims of Tuesday’s shootings in Atlanta at a vigil in New York City, one of many across the country this week.

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 19: A person lights candles during a peace vigil to honor victims of attacks on Asians on March 19, 2021 in Union Square Park in New York City. On March 16th, eight people were killed at three Atlanta-area spas, six of whom were Asian women, in an attack that sent terror through the Asian community. (Photo by Stephanie Keith/Getty Images)