's statistics are recent, they highlight the continued target placed on the backs of Muslims and those perceived to be Muslim people like Rasha Kathawa, a 27-yearold Iraqi-American aspiring filmmaker.
In addition, there an estimated 17,000 individuals from India and 6,000 from Pakistan eligible for DACA , the report said, quoting SAALT's estimates.
This Op-Ed in @thenation by @SumanSAALT calls for a patriotism of love on the 16-yr anniversary of #September11 https://t.co/JNBD2yor1p - SAALT (@SAALTweets) September 11, 2017
(170.) See SAALT
letter, supra note 41, at 6 (calling for more
(15) ei ole sis jule-nu-va-gi enam saal elada, lannu-va ara saalt
(Keem 1995 : 147).
She's right: South Asian American Leaders of Tomorrow (SAALT
) reported 645 acts of hate-related violence nationwide--including several homicides--in the week after September 11 alone.
spoke to Priya Murthy, Policy Director at South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT), a national non-profit South Asian organization based in Takoma Park, Maryland, to discuss these issues.
Just recently, SAALT hosted a community hearing in Washington, DC, where a student, Gurwinder Singh, spoke about his experience at being physically beaten to the point of becoming unconscious -- simply because he was wearing a turban.