14 years after the murder of Balbir Singh Sodhi, hate crimes against (perceived) Muslims remain very high

Anti-Muslim hate crimes are five times more common today than they were before Sept. 11, 2001… Before 9/11, there were, on average, between 20 and 30 anti-Muslim hate crimes a year, theWashington Post reported. After the deadly terrorist attack, the number of hate crimes spiked to 500 annually. [link]

The figures below are an undercount:Screen Shot 2015-09-14 at 10.18.06 PM


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