Vandalism

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Students Honor Emmett Till by Posting Tributes on Vandalized Mississippi Sign

Students with the St. Louis-based Cultural Leadership organization offered their own fix for the vandalized sign.

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Racists Attack Smithsonian, LeBron James' Home

Visitors found a noose at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture on the same day that someone vandalized Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James’ home with racist graffiti.

Man Who Vandalized Sikh Place of Worship Ordered to Serve Members

Buena Park Gurdwara Singh Sabha: “We [are] deeply invested in educating him and the surrounding community. This, we firmly believe, is the key to combating hate in America.”

Sikh Broncos Fans Harassed by Security at Chargers Game

Not only were the turban-wearing fans initially denied entry to San Diego’s Qualcomm Stadium, but the bomb squad examined their car after someone reported suspicious behavior. 

Community Responds to Texas Mosque Desecration

Neighbors extending support after a Pflugerville, Texas, mosque is vandalized with feces.

Black Administrator Named Interim President at Mizzou, Black Culture Center Sign Defaced

Michael A. Middleton is a two-time alum and served as the school’s deputy chancellor for nearly two decades.

Two Charlotte Confederate Monuments Latest To Be Vandalized

One monument, which honored Confederate soldiers upholding the ‘Anglo-Saxon civilization of the South,’ was covered in cement.