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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Police Lock Up 12-Year-Old Sikh Student Because Racist Classmates Said He ‘Had A Bomb’

Because the 12 year-old boy was Indian and “looked Muslim” – even though he is a member of the Sikh religion – he was jailed up for three days at a juvenile detention facility. Continue reading

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Sikh Fans Refused Entry To Chargers Stadium Because Of Their Turbans

Mahli and his friends apparently drove seven hours down from Fresno to get to the game. After the fans left their car to go into the stadium, another tailgater called the police to report that three turbaned men were moving stuff around in their trunk: Continue reading

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