Sikh

Culture

Sikh Leaders Want Porn Star's Biopic to Change Its Name

Protest has been threatened if “Kaur” is not removed from the title.
Allison Tierney
7.16.18
Views My Own

In the Air India Bombing Aftermath, I Wished I Kept My Turban

In times when Sikh identity is challenged and misrepresented, we need to speak up—not blend in.
Gian Singh Sandhu
6.5.18
politics

All the People Who Are Not Jagmeet Singh

A helpful guide for white people.
Amil Niazi
Manisha Krishnan
Sasha Kalra
10.2.17
politics

There’s Good Reason to Be Optimistic About Jagmeet Singh

With Singh’s victory, Justin Trudeau is now the old guy on Parliament Hill.
Drew Brown
10.2.17
politics

Watch a Canadian Sikh Politician Shut Down an Anti-Islam Protestor

Just to be clear, Singh is Sikh.
Mack Lamoureux
9.8.17
discrimination

Why Hasn't the UK Banned Caste Discrimination?

A survey we conducted in London found that 20 percent of people have been personally affected, so it's strange the government is still dragging its feet.
Nick Chester
1.8.17
Stuff

This Bhangra Snow Shovelling Video Gives Us Hope for 2017

Not sure how these guys found pure joy in 2016, but I want it!
Sasha Kalra
12.16.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Sikh Woman Says She Had to Show an Airline Employee Her Breast Pump to Prove She Wasn't a Terrorist

Valarie Kaur wrote on Facebook that a fellow passenger became angry and suspicious after she removed the carry-on tag from her bag.
Brian McManus
12.3.15
Film

From Gandhi to a Sikh Cabbie: Ben Kingsley’s Groundbreaking Turn in ‘Learning to Drive’

We spoke to the distinguished actor about his new film, tapping into "collective rage," and his portrayal of a Sikh cabbie.
Pilar Belendez-DeSha
8.21.15
Stuff

Meet the Sikh Man Who Wants to Arm His Turbaned Brothers

Gursant Singh is a uniquely American mix of red-blooded gun boosterism and the heritage of a religion birthed half a world away. According to him, the best way to combat the uptick in hate crimes toward Sikhs is to start packing heat.
Basim Usmani
10.2.13
News

We Spoke to a Sikh Soccer Player About Quebec’s Stupid Turban Ban

If you haven’t heard already, wearing turbans in Quebec soccer leagues is now strictly prohibited. We reached out to our friend Harjinder, the president of the Sikh Soccer Association, to talk about how dumb that is.
Ken Wallingford
6.14.13
Question Of The Day

Question of the Day - Which Religion Is the Most Stylish?

Faith Vs. Faith: Who has the sharpest garms?
Kareem Ghezawi
6.27.12