This Week In Hate: Mischaracterizing Hate Crimes

Since the 2016 presidential election on November 8, 2016, SAALT has documented a total of 459 incidents of hate violence and xenophobic political rhetoric targeting our communities (see Figure 1). This breaks down further to 322 incidents of hate violence and 137 incidents of xenophobic political rhetoric.

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A national social justice org working on policy analysis/advocacy on issues affecting the South Asian community: immigration, post 9/11 backlash. www.saalt.org

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