The family of Vietnamese American Tommy Le has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against King County, claiming that “racially selective police practices” played a role in Le’s death and that the Sheriff’s Office had lied in official documents surrounding the circumstances of the incident, reports The Seattle Times.
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A grieving son, a wife without her husband-that’s the aftermath of the senseless murder of Ruxin Wang in Nashville.
Three weeks after the death of the 74-year old man who had just moved from Beijing to be with his son, police do not have suspects in the case.
The man’s son released footage … Read more
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
A simple gesture by former Today host Ann Curry to remember the victims of the massive school shooting in Newtown, CT has snowballed into a successful community fundraising drive.
The Saginaw Community Foundation, a local community organization in Michigan, recently launched a donation challenge after hearing about Ann Curry’s 26 Acts … Read more