Hate crimes and discrimination have been on the rise since the 2016 elections. These attacks have been seen across the U.S. and include verbal harassment, property damage, physical assault, and murder. According to NYC CHR’s research, “More than one in four Muslim Arab women wearing a hijab had been pushed or shoved intentionally on a subway platform (NYC CHR Report 2018).”

South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT) – Communities on Fire.

NYC Commission on Human Rights (NYC CHR) – Report of Discrimination, Bias, and Acts of Hate