Vandalism discovered at Little Manila center, a historical site in Stockton, California dedicated to the appreciation of Filipino culture, is being investigated as a hate crime.
Karna Ray videotaped the man walking away from the scene and posted the video on Facebook.
In the video, the man is seen casually strolling down the street with … Read more
A 19-year-old Washington man has been charged for first degree murder in a murder the victim’s parents say was motivated by racial hatred.
22-year-old engineering student Gagandeep Singh was stabbed to death Monday in Kootenai, Idaho. Singh, who was a part time taxi driver, picked up Jacob Corban Coleman up from Spokane International … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
Pardep Kaleka is looking towards tomorrow’s commemoration of the 5th anniversary of the Oak Creek Massacre at the Sikh Temple in Wisconsin with both “relentless optimism” and understandably, a “bit of somberness.”
The youth who will receive scholarships give him hope for the future, but memories of his father … Read more
Back in March Faisal Gill made news, becoming the first Muslim to lead a state political party.
In May the chair of the Vermont Democratic Party received three threatening emails within a one week period.
This month marks the 35th anniversary of the brutal murder of Detroit resident, and Chinese American, Vincent Chin.
There are many similarities in the ways communities rally together around social injustices today, as the Asian American community rallied around the death of Chin over thirty years ago.
On … Read more
A Virginia teen who had been observing Ramadan at a local mosque is believed to have been murdered, reports the Washington Post.
The remains of a body were found in a pond in Fairfax, and … Read more
A Chicago-area man has been charged with making death threats to a Muslim American civil rights leader, reports the Chicago Tribune.
Marvin Meyer of Oak Forest is accused of leaving a threatening phone message on the line of Sufyan Sohel, deputy director of the Council of American-Islamic Relations, Chicago.
“You … Read more
A federal grand jury has indicted a Kansas man on hate crime charges in the killing of one man and the injuries of two others, reports the Kansas City Star.
The indictment against Adam W. Purinton, 52, makes him eligible for the death penalty.
Witnesses say Purinton harassed two Indian American bar … Read more