Hate Crime News
Heritage Hindu temple defaced with anti-India graffiti in Canada; Sikhs for Justice alleged to be involved
According to data released by Statistics Canada last year, Canada has experienced a steep rise in hate crimes targeting religion, sexual orientation and race in the last few years.
The attack ended when someone grabbed the handgun from the perpetrator and hit him with it. The person who hit the gunman had him pinned down when police arrived
The government has issued an advisory over the rise in ‘hate crimes, sectarian violence, and anti-India activities’ in Canada. The warning comes amid a diplomatic row over a ‘pro-Khalistan referendum’ and days after a Hindu temple was vandalised
It started in UK’s Leicester with the vandalism of a Hindu temple and has now spread to Smethwick, where a Muslim mob gheraoed a religious centre. Be it temples, mosques or churches, there’s a rise in attacks on places of worship across the world
Zubair was arrested by the Delhi Police on 27 June under charges of hurting religious sentiments through one of his tweets. He was released after 24 days
New York State Assembly member Jennifer Rajkumar tweeted condemning the incident and of working towards peaceful ways to 'combat anti-Hindu hate'
Payton Gendron, a 18-year-old man, had opened fire at a New York supermarket, gunning down 10 Black residents. He has been indicted on a state domestic terrorism and hate crime charge that would carry a mandatory sentence of life in prison
"We hope today is one step forward to understanding and respecting each and everyone as a valuable person,” V added during the press brief.
Harris told reporters that the administration is not 'sitting around waiting to figure out what the solution looks like' to the nation's gun violence problem
The suspect, identified as Payton Gendron, was arraigned on a single count of first-degree murder and held without bail, the Erie County district attorney's office said. He pleaded not guilty
Police say that when a white gunman killed 10 people and wounded three others in a 'racially motivated violent extremist' shooting in Buffalo, he livestreamed the attack to the gaming platform Twitch
The suspect in the shooting, an Asian man in his 60s, was in custody and deputies recovered two handguns at the scene, Undersheriff Jeff Hallock said
US shooting: 10 dead in Buffalo supermarket attack; police describe it as 'racially motived' hate crime
The gunman wore body armor and military-style clothing during the attack in the supermarket in Buffalo, New York, where mostly Blacks shoppers and workers at Tops Friendly Market were present. He even aired the shooting live on Twitch
Shweta Singh had approached Mumbai Sessions Court after Bandra Metropolitan Magistrate Court rejected her bail plea
Smollett, who is Black and gay, maintained throughout the nearly three-year legal battle that he was attacked in downtown Chicago in January 2019 by people who yelled racist and anti-gay slurs and put a noose around his neck.
An unidentified person fired at Kamruzzama (55) from the rear when he was reciting the Quran after 'azan' about 5 am, Additional Superintendent of Police (SP), Suresh Chand Rawat said
Frank Roque, who is currently serving life in prison, killed the Sikh-American outside an Arizona gas station he owned
The six miles between the old and new incarnations of Black Wall Street belie the dire connection that links them: Racial and socioeconomic inequality on Tulsa’s north side has its roots in the 100-year-old atrocity of the Tulsa Race Massacre.
For Asian Americans, generational divide makes it harder to forge collectives, fight xenophobia and racism
Many young activists say their parents and other elders are saddened by the violence but question the value of protests or worry about their consequences.
The police charged four people, including one of the arrested accused Deepak Passi (20), with kidnapping and assault