Bay Area Lawmakers Look To Thwart Trump On Proposed Muslim RegistryFive Bay Area members of Congress are leading a fight to make it harder for President-elect Donald Trump to force immigrants from predominantly Muslim countries to register with the federal government.
Mike Honda Slams Trump Supporter’s Comments On Japanese InternmentRep. Mike Honda, a survivor of Japanese internment during World War II, is condemning a Donald Trump supporter who said internment could be used as a “precedent” for registering Muslims.
Civil Liberties Groups Concerned Muslims, Minorities Will Be Spied On Under Trump PresidencyCivil liberty groups in San Francisco are expressing concern increased surveillance on local minority groups could take place under a Trump presidency.
FBI Stats Show Hate Crimes On Muslims Up 67% In 2015The number of hate crimes reported to police increased by about 6.7 percent last year, led largely by a 67 percent surge in crimes against Muslims, according to FBI statistics released Monday.
U.K. Parliament Debates Proposal To Ban Donald Trump Over 'Hate Speech'Donald Trump's call to ban Muslims from entering the United States has sparked a petition to ban him from entering the U.K.
Molotov Cocktail Thrown At Mosque In Tracy Investigated As Possible Hate CrimeSan Joaquin County sheriff’s officials are investigating whether a Molotov cocktail attack at a mosque in Tracy was a hate crime.
Richmond Man Charged With Making Threats To Muslims ReleasedA Richmond man who was charged with making threats to Muslims, and allegedly had an explosive device in his possession was released Wednesday, the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday.
Muslims Cheer Arrest Of Richmond Man Accused Of Making Bombs To Harm Their CommunityA Richmond man was arrested Sunday on suspicion of possessing an explosive device and making criminal threats after police received word that he expressed interest in harming Muslims, police said.
Tip Leads Bomb Squad To Man Suspected Of Making Bombs In Richmond Home To Harm MuslimsA neighborhood in Richmond had to be evacuated Sunday when police say a man was making explosives in his home with the intent of harming the Muslim community.
California Corrections Employee Suspended For Alleged Hate Crime Attack On Muslims At Lake ChabotA state corrections employee facing a hate crime charge after she allegedly attacked and shouted insults at Muslim men praying in Lake Chabot Regional Park has been placed on leave pending an internal investigation.
Woman Charged With Hate Crime Following Anti-Muslim Rant At East Bay ParkA woman has been charged with committing a hate crime following a confrontation caught on video involving a group of Muslims in an East Bay park earlier this month.
Packers, Ex-Cal QB Rodgers Calls Out Fan’s Anti-Muslim Remark At GameGreen Bay Packers and former UC Berkeley quarterback Aaron Rodgers called out a fan who shouted an anti-Muslim remark before Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions.