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Gucci Under Fire for Appropriating Sikh Culture

The company is still selling inappropriate designs.

Sikh Man Files Complaint Against Bus Passengers Who Accused Him of Terrorism

Daljeet Singh, a Sikh asylum seeker from India, says he was accused of a terrorist plot and forcefully restrained while on a bus traveling through Amarillo, Texas.

 

Man Who Vandalized Sikh Place of Worship Ordered to Serve Members

Buena Park Gurdwara Singh Sabha: “We [are] deeply invested in educating him and the surrounding community. This, we firmly believe, is the key to combating hate in America.”

Sikh-American Military Officer Secures Right to Wear Turban and Beard

Captain Simratpal Singh is reportedly the first Sikh to successfully gain religious accommodation from the U.S. Army while on full-time active duty.

VIDEO: Do Muslims, Sikhs and Hindus Feel Safer Since the FBI Started Tracking Hate Crimes Against Them?

The FBI finally started tracking hate crimes against Muslims and people perceived to be Muslim last March. One year in, do these groups feel any safer?

The Latest in a 10-Year Battle Over How California Teaches South Asian History

For more than 10 years, conservative Hindu groups have been trying to make controversial changes to history textbooks in California. Opponents—who say their changes erase the caste system and certain South Asian identities—just won an important victory.

Sikh-American Soldiers Sue DOD for Religious Freedom

It’s the second Sikh-backed lawsuit against the military this year.

Sister of Sikh-American Hate-Crime Victim: Attacker Is Just a Pawn in the U.S. Racism Game

Inderjit Singh Mukker, the Chicago-based Sikh-American who was allegedly beaten and called “Bin Laden” by a 17-year-old in early September, is on the mend. As he heals, one of his sisters, Harvind Kaur, blames xenophobic “public moralists” for creating a climate where children believe they have permission to commit racist violence. 

Hate Crime Charge Added In Case Of Assault Against Sikh Man

The Sikh Coalition issued a statement and held a rally addressing the hate crime charge added to the existing charges against the teen who attacked and wounded a Sikh man in the Chicago metropolitan area last week.