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Sikhism in America

Turbans Do Not Equal Terrorism: Sikhs Promoting Awareness In A Post-9/11 America

Colleen McKown | Posted 06.28.2013 | Religion
Colleen McKown

The Sikh Coalition, an advocacy group, estimates that 700 hate crimes have been committed against Sikhs since 9/11 -- a number which, averaged out, totals more than one a week.

Sikhism Needs Liberal Democracy

Ameek Singh | Posted 05.01.2013 | Religion
Ameek Singh

Only an overarching institution answering to all Sikhs can enact such reforms. No individual person or nonprofit, however well-intentioned or competent, has the scale or consent to do so.

WATCH: Guide To The 2012 Sikh International Film Festival

Tejinder S. Bindra | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Tejinder S. Bindra

What makes a Sikh film? Our annual film festival considers the film's point of view, subjects or background of the filmmaker.

Wisconsin Gurdwara Shooting: Seeking Some Answers

Sean Singh Chauhan | Posted 10.12.2012 | Religion
Sean Singh Chauhan

As my eyes welled with tears on Sunday, I realized I wasn't quite sure why I was crying. Was I mourning the lost lives of people I never met? The attack on religious space, on the sacred? The hurt from Sunday was something that burned into my core.

Sikh Americans: Feeling Alienated And Targeted In America

Jasminder Kaur | Posted 10.06.2012 | Religion
Jasminder Kaur

Sikhs in America cannot afford to have more examples of such wanton violence. Such senseless acts have to stop, NOW!

'I Am Singh' Addresses Hate Crimes After 9/11

Ankita Rao | Posted 02.05.2012 | Religion
Ankita Rao

Despite an obvious flair for the dramatic, Indian actor-director Puneet Issar chose a New York City mosque rather than the red carpet to premier his Hindi film, "I Am Singh."