Bay Area Comic Book Writers Introduce First Sikh Super Hero... Who Loves ElvisThere’s a new superhero in town and he doesn’t sport a cape, mask or wear embarrassing tights. He wears a turban. His name is Deep Singh – and he fights the Taliban!
13 Years After September 11 Attacks, Sikhs Still Targets Of HarassmentIn the aftermath of the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, Sikhs were unintended target of hate crimes, because the attackers thought they were Muslims. Thirteen years later, Sikhs said the attacks have not stopped.
Sikh, Muslim Families Allege Discrimination At Livermore Amusement ParkA Sikh family from Alameda and a Muslim family from Sunnyvale alleged Tuesday that they were barred from riding go-karts at a Livermore amusement park last summer because of their religious head attire.
Bill To Add Job Protections For California Sikhs, MuslimsThe state Assembly has approved a bill that would add more protections for religious freedom in the workplace, specifying that discrimination laws also apply to religious clothing and hairstyles.
Bay Area Sikh Community Reports Workplace DiscriminationSikh community leaders have told the U.S. Attorney in San Francisco that they face workplace discrimination and hate.
Hundreds Mourn Sikh Man Gunned Down In SacramentoHundreds of people attended the funeral for a Sacramento-area man who was gunned down as he took an afternoon stroll last week.
Study Raises Concerns Over Bullying Of Bay Area Sikh ChildrenA new report has found that in talking with hundreds of Bay Area Sikh children, many said they had been taunted with derogatory labels.