Here's How This Sikh Man Went From Being A Racist Meme to an Internet Hero...

#BeLikeDarsh

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Earlier this year, Darsh Singh (who is NCAA's first turbaned sikh basket ball player and co captain of Trinity University) became a part of a racist meme that went viral online.

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At this, Greg Worthington, who is Darsh's friend, posted this on Facebook:

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This post went viral and garnered a lot of attention worldwide, with people commenting and sharing the post to show their support for Darsh.

This caused the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Centre to launch a social media campaign in support of Darsh Singh, called #BeLikeDarsh

Soon people started joining the campaign by tweeting their support using the #BeLikeDarsh, and turned Darsh Singh from a racist meme to an inspiring hero.

This is what Darsh had to say about the whole campaign:

That's how you take down Internet trolls the right way!

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