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Why are some Sikh women now wearing the turban?

Why are some Sikh women now wearing the turban?

Devinder and her daughter Har-Rai The turban is worn by millions of Sikhs – traditionally, mostly male ones. Now many Sikh women are donning it, too. Why? "Doing this has helped me stay grounded and focused on what my responsibilities are as a human being." Devinder is in her […]

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Sikh actor: Education must follow apology over turban incident

Sikh actor: Education must follow apology over turban incident

Actor staying in Mexico City until demands met (CNN) Waris Ahluwalia may make it back to New York in time for Fashion Week after all. Two days after Aeromexico kicked the Indian-American actor and designer off a flight after he refused to remove his turban during a security screening, […]

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Sikh man blocked by Mexican airline satisfied with apology

Sikh man blocked by Mexican airline satisfied with apology

Waris Ahluwalia, a member of the Sikh community, gives an interview in Mexico City, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. The Indian-American actor and designer who wasn’t allowed to board a Mexico City-to-New York flight after refusing to remove his turban said Tuesday that he is satisfied with an apology from […]

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Turban-wearing Sikh actor who was barred from boarding plane is still refusing to fly home

Turban-wearing Sikh actor who was barred from boarding plane is still refusing to fly home

Waris Ahluwalia is a well-known Sikh American designer and actor who is currently stuck in Mexico City after not being allowed to board a flight while wearing his turban. Here’s where you may have seen him before. (The Washington Post) Waris Ahluwalia stopped resisting rigorous airport security checks a […]

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WATCH: Sikh Woman’s Slam Poem On Racism In Australia Is Winning Massive Applause

WATCH: Sikh Woman's Slam Poem On Racism In Australia Is Winning Massive Applause

SUKHJEET KAUR KHALSA Australia is perhaps not the easiest country in the world to be an immigrant in, and people perceived as outsiders have been targeted by bigots in the past. So when a first generation Sikh woman captured the daily injustices people of her community faced in the […]

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