What began as bigotry towards Muslims has now spread to attacks against Sikhs, the followers of a totally different religion, the US television channels notes.
ABC News went undercover to see people’s response when a sales clerk discriminates against a Sikh man because of his religious garb.
Savanay, the Sikh actor, is ‘shopping’ in North Carolina. Will other customers stand-up for him? Go here. Some do, some don’t. Find out why.
It’s worth waiting for the last lady in the recording. “You’re kidding. How old are you,” she hits out at the salesman.
“I just felt so bad for him,” she tells ABC’s John King when he comes out of hiding.
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