|It's because Trump and his followers repeatedly refer to Covid-19 as Kung Flu. It doesn't matter whether it came from a lab or the exotic animal trade. It looks like vendors and farmers may have falsified permits for animal in the markets. The Chinese authorities couldn't find one for bats or pangolins but found that all of the permits for exhibits' animals were illegal. Local authorities are probably at fault as they were also slow in responding to controlling the virus spread, forcing the central government to deploy the army to lock down Wuhan.|
If you go around flinging racist epithets, you've pretty exposed your true nature and you have no right to complain about it. We're not on playgrounds flinging insults. Adults are expected to think and behave accordingly.
Some people are severely ignorant enough to attack all Asians as we saw before.