South Asians

VIDEO: Do Muslims, Sikhs and Hindus Feel Safer Since the FBI Started Tracking Hate Crimes Against Them?

The FBI finally started tracking hate crimes against Muslims and people perceived to be Muslim last March. One year in, do these groups feel any safer?

South Asians Are Celebrating Their Melanin With #UnfairAndLovely and It's Beautiful

The creators hope the campaign will fight colorism and promote solidarity among dark-skinned people worldwide.

New Author Deepa Iyer Talks Post-9/11 Backlash and How ISIS' Paris Attack Will Impact Brown Folks Here

In her first book, civil rights activist and attorney Deepa Iyer chronicles the experiences of U.S. Arabs, Muslims, Sikhs and South Asians after 9/11 and weighs in on how the ISIS massacre in Paris will reverberate in this country.

South Asian New Yorkers Speak Out Against Stop and Frisk

Because they’re being targeted, too.