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Wisconsin Sikh tragedy forms mission to combat hatred - Wisconsin Gazette

Mon, 2017-08-07 12:21

Wisconsin Gazette

Wisconsin Sikh tragedy forms mission to combat hatred
Wisconsin Gazette
In the five years since a white supremacist fatally shot six worshippers at a Milwaukee-area Sikh temple, those affected by the tragedy have remained united by a mission to combat hatred. A former skinhead and the son of a man killed in the massacre ...
Demonised as migrants, mistaken for Muslims: Sikhs in US are victims of hateBusiness Standard

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Another Writer Caught In Crosshairs On The Same Page As Gagg - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-08-07 10:02

Another Writer Caught In Crosshairs On The Same Page As Gagg
SikhSiyasat.Net
“Although I am not associated with any party but the debate has taken a Leftist versus Sikhs shape,” said Sadaknama, against who a few Sikh activists filed a police complaint in Jalandhar. Recently a complaint was submitted to Bathinda DC against ...

Sikh Youth Federation Bhindranwale (SYFB) Marks Foundation Day - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-08-07 07:19

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Sikh Youth Federation Bhindranwale (SYFB) Marks Foundation Day
SikhSiyasat.Net
Amritsar: Members of the Sikh Youth Federation Bhindranwale (SYFB) today marked 11th foundation day of the organization. SYFB leader Ranjit Singh (Damdami Taksal) said that SYFB leaders and members presented salutation to Nishan Sahib that was ...

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Sikhs one of the top targets of hate crimes in US: Community leaders - The Indian Express

Mon, 2017-08-07 02:10

The Indian Express

Sikhs one of the top targets of hate crimes in US: Community leaders
The Indian Express
"We have made commendable efforts to secure our Gurdwara Sahib's all across the country and taken many preventive measures. But Sikhs are still one of the top targets of hate crimes, sectarian violence, and bullying in American schools,” said Gurinder ...
Five Years after the Wisconsin Sikh Temple Tragedy, Much Work Remains to Protect Religious FreedomACLU (blog)
He was 12. He had just moved to America. Then his Sikh father was murdered.Washington Post
5 years after mass shooting, Wisconsin Sikh community remains united to combat hatredMadison.com
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Sikh Temple opens up acres of land for community garden project - Stuff.co.nz

Mon, 2017-08-07 01:22

Sikh Temple opens up acres of land for community garden project
Stuff.co.nz
Takanini Sikh Temple has opened up 11 acres of land to grow fresh fruit and vegetables. The area, on Takanini School Rd, is already being used for walking tracks and sports but the latest initiative will help provide meals to around 3000 people who ...

Demonised as migrants, mistaken for Muslims: Sikhs in US are ... - Business Standard

Sun, 2017-08-06 23:31

Business Standard

Demonised as migrants, mistaken for Muslims: Sikhs in US are ...
Business Standard
Read more about Demonised as migrants, mistaken for Muslims: Sikhs in US are victims of hate on Business Standard. Sikhs are tired of people calling them ...

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I have dropped plans to write on 5 prominent Sikh heroes: Sadaknama - Times of India

Sun, 2017-08-06 21:39

I have dropped plans to write on 5 prominent Sikh heroes: Sadaknama
Times of India
He maintained that he had not written against Sikhs or any religion but merely presented shades of the maharaja's personality. He also said that he was not wary of a three members committee that was formed by Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee ...

Dal Khalsa to Continue the Sikh Struggle for Independence [Special Article on 40th Foundation Day by Kanwarpal Singh] - SikhSiyasat.Net

Sun, 2017-08-06 11:38

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Dal Khalsa to Continue the Sikh Struggle for Independence [Special Article on 40th Foundation Day by Kanwarpal Singh]
SikhSiyasat.Net
Some see the organization as an outfit of political novices or band of Sikhs who have acquired prominence solely because of their controversial or radical views. Others feel though small in strength, they represent the radical face of the community ...

Sikh Riders of America donating and preparing meals at Baekrsfield Homeless Shelter - KERO 23ABC News

Sun, 2017-08-06 11:31

Sikh Riders of America donating and preparing meals at Baekrsfield Homeless Shelter
KERO 23ABC News
BAKERSFILED, Calif. - On Sunday the Sikh community of Bakersfield will be commemorating the five-year anniversary of a mass shooting that took place at a Sikh place of worship in Wisconsin. Sikh leaders will donate and prepare meals at the Bakersfield ...

The Sikh guards of Bukit Brown - The New Paper

Sun, 2017-08-06 03:00

The New Paper

The Sikh guards of Bukit Brown
The New Paper
The statues of Indian guards, many of them Sikhs, loom over several tombs at Bukit Brown. Officially established in 1922, this was a cemetery for the Chinese and approximately 30 pairs of these watchmen stand out among the ornate tombs.
Sentinels of SingaporeThe Tribune

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Festival honors Sikh traditions on shooting anniversary - WSAW

Sat, 2017-08-05 20:15

WSAW

Festival honors Sikh traditions on shooting anniversary
WSAW
(WDJT/WSAW) - Five years ago on August 5, 2012 six members of the Sikh community in Oak Creek Wisconsin were gunned down in their place of worship. It took the heroic efforts of two men Oak Creek Police Lieutenant Brian Mursh and Officer Sam Lenda ...
Five years after Oak Creek Sikh massacre, combat hate before it takes more livesUSA TODAY
5 years later, Wisconsin Sikh tragedy forms mission to combat hatredWLS-TV
5 years after mass shooting, Wisconsin Sikh community remains united to combat hatredMadison.com
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He was 12 and had just moved to America. Then his Sikh father was ... - Stuff.co.nz

Sat, 2017-08-05 14:48

Stuff.co.nz

He was 12 and had just moved to America. Then his Sikh father was ...
Stuff.co.nz
Prabhjot Singh Rathor volunteers to hand out food to community members at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin, where his father was killed five years ago. Prabhjot ...
Sikh Temple welcomes children for summer activity sessionsAsian Image
Sikh Temple welcomes children for summer activity sessions (From ...Bradford Telegraph and Argus

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5 years after Sikh attack, extremism still isn't taken seriously enough - CNN

Sat, 2017-08-05 14:35

5 years after Sikh attack, extremism still isn't taken seriously enough
CNN
Simran Jeet Singh is a professor of religion at Trinity University and senior feligion fellow for the Sikh Coalition. He also is the Henry R. Luce fellow for religion in international affairs at New York University's Center for Religion and Media. The ...

5 years later, Wisconsin Sikh tragedy forms mission to combat hatred - WLS-TV

Sat, 2017-08-05 13:21

WLS-TV

5 years later, Wisconsin Sikh tragedy forms mission to combat hatred
WLS-TV
Another man whose mother was killed lobbied the federal government to start tracking hate crimes against Sikhs. And a police officer who was shot 15 times when he confronted the gunman on Aug. 5, 2012, has remained close with the Sikh community and ...
Five years after Oak Creek Sikh massacre, combat hate before it takes more livesUSA TODAY
5 years after mass shooting, Wisconsin Sikh community remains united to combat hatredMadison.com
He was 12. He had just moved to America. Then his Sikh father was murdered.Washington Post
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'Ecstatic' youngsters join Slough Sikh School Trust's summer camp - Slough Express

Sat, 2017-08-05 10:04

Slough Express

'Ecstatic' youngsters join Slough Sikh School Trust's summer camp
Slough Express
Youngsters aged six to 18 enjoyed a variety of activities and learnt valuable life lessons at the Slough Sikh School Trust's annual summer camp this week. The camp ran from Monday to Thursday at Khalsa Primary School in Wexham Road. The first day saw a ...

Sikh Temple welcomes children for summer activity sessions - Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Sat, 2017-08-05 06:02

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Sikh Temple welcomes children for summer activity sessions
Bradford Telegraph and Argus
A SIKH temple has this week held its first summer school to help children keep busy over the summer break. The Guru Gobind Singh Gurdwara on Leeds Road has welcomed around 35 children each day this past week, allowing them to take part in events ...

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For more than a century, Sikhs in the US have faced suspicion and violence - Business Insider

Fri, 2017-08-04 22:11

Business Insider

For more than a century, Sikhs in the US have faced suspicion and violence
Business Insider
Bellingham, Washington, is usually thought of as a picturesque Northwest harbor town, but it was the setting of a huge anti-Sikh riot. Curtis Cronn / Flickr. The 1907 episode in a seaside timber town in Washington came to be known as the Bellingham Riots.

Tennessee to Include Sikhism in Public School Curriculum - NBCNews.com

Fri, 2017-08-04 18:49

NBCNews.com

Tennessee to Include Sikhism in Public School Curriculum
NBCNews.com
The Tennessee State Board of Education last week approved new social studies standards that, for the first time ever, include Sikhism — a decision Sikhs viewed as a victory in combating bias, discrimination, and violence against the Sikh community.

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Rotorua's first Sikh temple set to open with hundreds expected - New Zealand Herald

Fri, 2017-08-04 18:01

New Zealand Herald

Rotorua's first Sikh temple set to open with hundreds expected
New Zealand Herald
More than 200 people are expected to gather at Rotorua's first Sikh temple as it opens its doors for the first time. The Rotorua Daily Post spoke to three members of New Zealand's Sikh Sangat community who have created the new temple. They chose not to ...

Retired Army officer's Sikh family assaulted, asked to leave Bengaluru - India Today

Fri, 2017-08-04 14:38

India Today

Retired Army officer's Sikh family assaulted, asked to leave Bengaluru
India Today
In what can be called a blot on Bengaluru's cosmopolitan culture, an incident of brutal attack on a Sikh family has come to light. The family was brutally assaulted by their neighbours. The family was just not attacked, but were also subjected to ...
Retd Sikh Army officer's family thrashed in Bengaluru, Punjab CM ...The Indian Express
Watch: Retired Sikh colonel and his sons called 'Pakistani', thrashed in BengaluruinUth.com
Insight: No place for Sikhs in Karnataka — Will the silent CM deliver justice?NewsX

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