By: Kate McKenna By most traditional measures, federal NDP leadership candidate Jagmeet Singh is outpacing his competitors. Newly released fundraising data from Elections Canada show he received 60 per cent of all contributions in the second quarter of 2017, despite the fact that he only joined the race in May.
A native Spaniard and Amritdhari (initiated) Sikh called for unity between the Spanish and Sikh communities, in the wake of August’s terror attack in Barcelona. Partapdev Kaur, spoke out in condemnation of the attack, whilst also dispelling the commonly made mistaken association between the Sikh identity and terrorism. See the video
By: Agnes Constante The Tennessee State Board of Education earlier this month 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. “This is a good step forward,” Rajdeep Singh,
By: GP Singh The events of 9/11 inflicted a terrible injury on our nation, and many years later, that wound has festered with terrible infections: hate, intolerance, suspicion and xenophobia. As a turban-wearing Sikh, I’ve seen and experienced a lot of this firsthand — and so have my friends and
By: Harwinder Singh (Mander) With 2017 commemorating seventy years since the Partition of Punjab and the creation of the Indian and Pakistani states, British institutions have been exploiting the anniversary to reap remuneration from the brown pound. It is in this context that the British Film Institute (BFI) has been