I am not even a number
I am a non-person, I am imperfect
In retrospect I do not exist, I am suspected
Fresno, California, USA, 18 January 2016. In the heart of that state’s agricultural community police are looking for whoever attacked two elderly Sikh-American men. 579 more words
It would have been fascinating to have a Harry Potter movie from Severus Snape’s point of view. It would have been excruciatingly sad.
When I watched the series and Remus said Dumbledore trusted Snape, it hit me that I had to trust Snape as well. 40 more words
“Mistaken identity” has become the de facto explanation for hate crimes perpetrated against members of the Sikh American community, the logic being that Sikhs are being targeted because their articles of faith — particularly the turban, men’s beard, and brown skin — are confused by attackers for identifiers of Muslims, the latter of whom are being confused as terrorists. 844 more words