Mistaken

Bunny Singh, Audrey Tinnin, Reginald King, Lucy Chi

82 year old Sikh man
Beaten outside Fresno Gurdwara

Sikh mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Mass slaying inside Gurudwara
Sikh family receives death threats

Sikh mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Sikh passenger boards a NY City train
Punched by fellow passenger
Victim lost three teeth

Sikh—mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Two friends out for a walk
Both shot and killed
Suringh Singh age 68
Gurmej Atwai age 78

Sikh mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Cab driver severely beaten
Two passengers call him Bin Laden

Sikh mistaken for Muslims
Wears a beard and turban

Gunman walks into a Gurdwara
Killed six people in 2012

Sikh mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Sikh designer and actor
Prevented from boarding an airplane
I was upset, I had anxiety, I was shaking
I did not speak

Sikh—mistaken for muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Gunman walked onto residential driveway
Gunman yelled “go back to your Country”
Gunman shot Sikh man in Kent Washington

Sikh—mistaken for muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Gunman yelled “get out of my country!”
opening fire, killing one, wounding two

Sikh—mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Putting up signs for political office
Mahli recounted sand being thrown in eyes
White supremacists jumped him
Showered him with baton blows

Sikh—mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Attacked With a pipe outside Sikh Temple
Head wounds, broken bones, and ribs

Sikh—mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Sikh Family received death threats
Calling them “Turban Family”
Accused of being tied to Taliban

Sikh—mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

71 years old Sikh Man
Attacked by 16-year old boys
Kicking him, spat on him

Sikh—mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Neo-Nazi symbol spray-painted
Two men beat a Sikh man
Police call it a hate crime

Sikh—mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Hammer hit me
Bleeding from my head
Yelling, go back to where you came from

Sikh mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Sikh man pummeled by wooden sticks
Assailants wearing hoodies
With a celtic cross

Sikh mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Sikh man in Manteca California
Assaulted, his turban ripped off

Sikh—mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Man threatening to kill worker
suspicion of a hate crime
Sikhs want to take action
We shouldn’t hate each other
We are just one of you

Sikh mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Sikh man beaten through car window
Turban knocked off
fistful of hair cut off

Sikh mistaken for Muslim
Wears a beard and turban

Tone matters in political discourse
A matter of life or death for millions
Worried about losing loved ones to hate
Hate targeted towards anyone middle eastern
Violence against anybody should be intolerable

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