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By Tanvil Wattal
Acts of bigotry have taken the news by storm with events such as the White nationalist attack in Charlottesville. Canadian politician Jagmeet Singh was the target of such hatred during his campaign to head the New Democratic Party.
CNN reports that a women confronted him … Read more
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
Poet Rupi Kaur is only 24 years old, and she’s already spent a year on the NYT Best Sellers list with her book of poetry Milk and Honey. She’s going on global poetry tours. She’s changing lives with her words. With the gritty subject matter … Read more
The target of a news article from the conservative publication Campus Reform was subjected to online harassment after he was identified as the professor who flipped the bird to Trump tower.
The only problem-it wasn’t him, according to Chronicle.com
The article was prompted by the selection of Professor Simran Jeet Singh to … Read more
33-year-old Harpreet Singh Khalsa was arrested Monday outside a grocery store in Catonsville, Baltimore for carrying his kirpan, a small dagger worn by Sikhs as a religious symbol.
Khalsa, born Justin Smith, converted to Sikhism 9 years ago and has worn his kirpan every day since. All followers of the Sikh religion are required to … Read more
AsAmNews has confirmed with the Modesto Police Department in California’s Central Valley that the murder of a Sikh convenience store clerk last week is being investigated as a possible hate crime.
“We are exploring all possibilities,” said a department spokesperson this morning. “Yes, it is a … Read more
The Spurs had just defeated the reigning NBA champs, Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, 103-74.
Simran Jeet Singh, a Spurs season ticket holder was among those fans streaming out of the Arena in a … 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