Monday 23rd October 2017,

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Stockton’s Little Manila Center Target of Vandalism in Possible Hate Crime

posted by Sarah Jackson

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.

According to Recordnet.com, “Five of six donated vinyl banners that had been on the windows for the last three years were either ripped off or damaged. … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Sep 3, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Private Citizen Says He Caught Man Vandalizing Sikh Temple

Private Citizen Says He Caught Man Vandalizing Sikh Temple

posted by Randall

Sikh Temple vandalism suspectThe Los Angeles Hate Crime commission has been contacted after a man says he saw a vandal scrawling racist graffiti on a Sikh temple in Hollywood.

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

Chinese American

Aug 25, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Explosive Device Thrown into Chinese Restaurant

Explosive Device Thrown into Chinese Restaurant

posted by Randall

Philadelphia Restaurant Explosion

Police are seeking the public’s help in finding suspects caught on surveillance video throwing an explosive device into a Chinese restaurant in Philadelphia.

It happened earlier this month at the New Dragon City Restaurant, reports Philly Voice.

In the video, the young men are seen approaching the restaurant. One appears to have the explosive … Read more

Asian Americans

Aug 16, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Cemetery Vandalized with Anti-Asian Graffiti

Cemetery Vandalized with Anti-Asian Graffiti

posted by Randall

Cemetary Vandalism Cypress Hills New York
 
Police in New York are on the lookout for three men suspected of both damaging and desecrating headstones at a cemetery in Brooklyn with anti-Asian graffiti, reports WABC.

Surveillance video released shows three men at the Cypress Hills Cemetery past midnight.

Authorities accuse the men of damaging some 40 headstones-knocking them over and … Read more

Chinese American

Jul 29, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Two Arrested in Racist Vandalism Incidents

Two Arrested in Racist Vandalism Incidents

posted by Randall

SwastikaYou never want to see this, but the oppressed may have become the oppressor.

A second man has been charged following an incident in which a Wisconsin woman’s home was vandalized and her car painted with swastikas.

The Sheboygan Press reports John Yang faces a single felony county of damage to a property in Sheboygan, … Read more

Asian Americans

Jul 13, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Beloved Buddhist Statue Vandalized in Southern California

Beloved Buddhist Statue Vandalized in Southern California

posted by Randall

Buddha vandalizedA statue of Buddha anonymously left on a median by an angel has brought peace and harmony to the city of Palms near Los Angeles

Unfortunately, that tranquility was broken when vandals smashed the statue’s head, reports CBS LA

The median was once a spot where people threw trash and abandoned unwanted furniture.

Buddha changed … Read more

Asian Americans

Slurs Aimed at Asian Americans Spray Painted onto Connecticut Home

posted by Randall

Guilford, CT racist graffitiResidents in Guilford, Connecticut are reacting with outrage after someone spotted anti-Asian American slurs spray painted on a home there, reports Zip06.

The graffiti was quickly removed after being reported by a resident on Facebook.

“While on my run this morning I saw racial slurs spray painted on a house near downtown,” the post read. … Read more

Southeast Asian American

Asian American Family’s Home Vandalized with Racist Graffiti

posted by Randall

Minnesota graffiti
 

A Hmong American family in Minnesota heard a sudden knock on their door in the wee hours of Sunday morning.
 
It was their newspaper delivery person alerting them of a horrendous sight.
 
Someone had spray painted the words “chink” in large black letters across their garage door, reported CBS Minnesota
 
Their … Read more

Campus

Feb 2, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Dorm Doors of Asian Students at Columbia Vandalized

Dorm Doors of Asian Students at Columbia Vandalized

posted by Randall

Columbia UniversityThe mere sight of a non-western Asian name apparently was enough to inspire a vandal to rip off name plates on dormitory doors at Columbia University.
 
The Bwog reports among the dorms hit have been EC and Shapiro, but there have been others as well. Both foreign students and Asian American students have been … Read more

Chinese American

Nov 19, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Asian Americans form Coalition around Vandalism of Asian Restaurants

Asian Americans form Coalition around Vandalism of Asian Restaurants

posted by Randall

Restaurant vandalized in Eugene, ORAsian Americans in Southern Oregon are expressing relief following an arrest for a string of vandalism incidents targeting Asian restaurants, reports KVAL.

Suspect Bernard Shifman appeared in court earlier this week, accused of throwing rocks at Jade Palace and Lotus Garden in Eugene and causing more than one thousand dollars in damage. In addition, Yi … Read more

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