Sunday 26th March 2017,

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Indian American/ South Asian American

Sikh Americans Get Some Love

posted by Brittney Le
Gurdwara of Delaware

Photo by TC Davis

The Delaware State Assembly’s two chambers unanimously passed a resolution declaring April “Sikh Awareness and Appreciation Month,” reports Tribune India. State Governor John Carney welcomed the notion; he recently met with and pledged help to the Indian American community, which he noted has been suffering from an outbreak of hate … Read more

Asian Americans

Sikh Man Shot After Being Told “Go Back to Your Own Country”

posted by Brittney Le

News conference about murder of Deep Rai

Members of the Sikh community stand behind Kent, Washington Police Chief Ken Thomas about a suspected hate crime


 
A 39-year-old Sikh man was in his driveway in Kent, Wash., on Friday when he was confronted by a masked man who told him, “Go back to your own country,” before shooting him in the arm, … Read more

Crime

FBI Labels Kansas Shooting a Hate Crime; Trump (finally) Denounces Attack

posted by Louis Chan
Adam Purinton

Adam Purinton faces potential hate crime charges in the shooting death of Srinivas Kuchobhotla

By Ed Diokno
Views from the Edge

Before President Trump’s first presidential address to Congress, the FBI said the attack in Olathe, Kansas that killed Srinivas Kuchobhotla and wounded two others were “an act of racially motivated hatred,” which could lead … Read more

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