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The First Amendment speaks to the right of free speech. But there is a limit.

First things first; neither of us is a lawyer.

Let’s explore the linear connection between the three terms in the title. The First Amendment speaks to the right of free speech. But there is a limit. We are not...
Amarpreet Singh is Asia-Pacific Director and Manpreet Singh is Operations Coordinator of Khalsa Aid, an organisation providing relief to crisis-affected people across the world. In light of the controversy over the aid provided by them to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, they put forward...
The community of Oak Creek, Wisconsin, is honoring the memory of six Sikh Americans killed by a gunman with reported ties to white supremacist organizations on Aug. 5, 2012, one kilometer at a time.



Inspired by the Sikh concept of chardhi kala, or relentless...
The grievances that gave birth to the Khalistan movement are alive. They find a platform in gurdwaras across the border.

Just outside the main complex of the shrine where the samadhi and the grave of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, are believed to be located is the sacred well from...
Once a thriving minority, only a handful of Sikh and Hindu families remain. Many have chosen to flee the country of their birth, blaming growing discrimination and intolerance. PHOTOS: Reuters

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On a bright day in downtown Kabul, Jagtar Singh...
Komagata Maru tragedy remembered

This article is part of community-wide centennial celebrations honouring the building of the National Historic Site Gur Sikh Temple (est. 1911). These centenary celebrations bring to the forefront the efforts of those first Sikh pioneers who helped to build our...
Noted Indian American attorney Harmeet Kaur Dhillon has been elected as the newest national committee woman of the Republican National Committee. Dhillon, who was born in Chandigarh, and is a Sikh, got elected at the California Republican Party convention, on Sunday. She was earlier the vice...
JALANDHAR: With Jat agitation in Haryana leaving thousands of commuters stranded at different places in Haryana, gurudwaras of Panipat and at other places have been thrown open to them. Gurudwaras, local Sikhs and volunteers have also started 24x7 Langar (free community kitchen) and all...
Excerpt from "Guru Gobind Singh’s Ideal of Khalsa Commonwealth:
A continuum of basic Philosophy" by Khushwant Singh
First published in The Sikh Review: April 1981.

First and foremost, we must never forget that Guru Gobind Singh did not change the religion preached by the...
Simon Parker talks to Chaz Singh about community, politics, faith and donning that distinctive red Santa outfit this Christmas. Pictures by Emily Whitfield-Wicks. While most of us are settling down to a spread of traditional fare next Friday, there will, of course, be many, many people across...
Sarbat Khalsa 2015 proposed creation of World Sikh Parliament.

Any ideas about ideology behind the decision?

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