Amid the Twtterversey over Kal Penn’s tweets about the NYPD’s Stop and Frisk policy, South Asian youth in New York City with the group Desi’s Up and Rising (DRUM) began a campaign to bring awareness to how the NYPD policy targets people of color, including South Asian youth. You can see the series of photomemes on the DRUM’s Facebook page.
South Asian New Yorkers Speak Out Against Stop and Frisk
Because they're being targeted, too.
By Jamilah King Aug 21, 2013