Sikh Man Hit By Car, Brutally Beaten In Latest Islamophobic Hate Crime

This is not the first time Fresno police have investigated an attack on a Sikh man as a hate crime. In May 2013, 82-year-old Piara Singh was attacked outside the Nanaksar Sikh Temple in south Fresno by a man who later allegedly made inflammatory comments about Muslims. Continue reading

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Slain Muslim Students’ Families Fight Grief To Honor Legacy

When Barakat’s mother worried aloud that the family could be harmed because of their religion, “we were all laughing it off, like: ‘Nothing bad is going to happen. This is America,'” said Deah’s brother, Farris. Continue reading

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Ontario Mosque Deliberately Set On Fire, Police Investigating As Hate Crime

Mayor Daryl Bennett released a statement Sunday, saying “The faith communities are the cornerstones of our city, contributing to the charitable organization and helping those who are less fortunate, I look forward to the re-opening of Masjid Al-Salaam.” Continue reading

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6 Black Churches In St. Louis Area Burn, Arson Suspected

Five of the churches are predominantly black, and one is racially mixed. In each case, the front doors were set on fire, leaving damage that ranged from virtually nothing at one church to the near destruction of another. Continue reading

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