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Who are the Sikhs and what are their beliefs?

New Jersey’s first Sikh attorney general, Gurbir Singh Grewal, was a target of disparaging remarks recently. Two radio hosts commented on Grewal’s Sikh identity and repeatedly referred to him as “turban man.” When called out on the offensiveness of their … Continue reading

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Police Chief’s Son Charged in Attack on Sikh Man in California

A home security camera recorded the beating of a Sikh man in Manteca, Calif., on Monday. Two teenagers were charged in the attack, which the police did not call a hate crime. Two teenagers in California, including the son of … Continue reading

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Sikh Man Paves Way To Serve Country While Staying True To Faith

2nd Lt. Kanwar Singh, during his oath of office ceremony Sunday (Courtesy of Mark Wilson/Sikh Coalition) In 2017, WBUR told the story of a member of the Sikh faith and his long struggle to join the Massachusetts National Guard. Now … Continue reading

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Sikh Man Attacked in Alleged Hate Crime Says His Turban Saved Him

Screenshot: CBS 13 A 50-year-old Sikh man in California says he was brutally assaulted and told “go back to [his] country” as he was putting up campaign signs for a local Republican candidate. But while it was likely his turban … Continue reading

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Non-binding referendums have little impact, says UK Sikh MP Preet Gill

LONDON: British Sikh MP Preet Gill , who will not attend the August 12 rally on the controversial Referendum 2020 in London due to “other commitments,” has warned voters in her Birmingham Edgbaston constituency that non-binding referendums have little impact. … Continue reading

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