Love Letters to Turbaned Captain America
by Vishavjit Singh
A few weeks ago I received a love letter. Not the paramour kind but one with moving affection for my alter-ego. An Afghan war veteran had just...
Comcast-NBC is looking for videos of Sikhs in America: at gurdwaras, bowling, on a motorbike, volunteering
By Deepak Chitnis
WASHINGTON, DC: A casting call...
America's Largest Police Force Trained by the Sikh Coalition
January 11, 2012 (New York, NY) As 2011 came to a close, the Sikh Coalition delivered a first-ever presentation on Sikhs and Sikh practices to the New York Police Department’s (NYPD) newest graduating class.
From Prachi Gupta and the 'Angry Asian Man' blog
Hari Kondabolu teams up with Sikh Captain America
Is New York ready for a Captain America who rocks a turban?
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(CNN) -- No sooner had the tiara been placed atop her head than a barrage of racist tweets flooded the Internet.
"If you're #Miss America you should have to be American," said one.
"WHEN WILL A WHITE WOMAN WIN #MISSAMERICA? Ever??!!" screamed another.
Nina Davuluri is American. She just...
Captain America in a turban
I wore that costume to challenge the way New Yorkers think about superheroes -- and bearded Sikhs like me
By Vishavjit Singh
I settled on a rock in Central Park, the New York skyline behind me. A...
A Map of America's Future: Where Growth Will Be Over the Next Decade
By Joel Kotkin and Mark Schill
The world's biggest and most dynamic economy derives its strength and resilience from its...
Baseball and Football by George Carlin
One of the most famous stand-up baseball comedy routines by the American comedian George Carlin
Baseball is different from any other sport, very different. For instance, in most sports you score points...
America's Love Affair with Amritsar
by Parmjit Singh
I always knew politics was a funny old game but I wasn’t laughing when media reports confirmed that President Barack Obama had pulled out of visiting the Golden Temple...
THE NEW YORK TIMES - November 20, 2011
How China Can Defeat America
By YAN XUETONG
WITH China’s growing influence over the global economy, and its increasing ability to project military power, competition between the United States and China is inevitable. Leaders of both...
Islamic Law Ban In State Courts Petitioned By Muslims
By Omar Sacirbey
Religion News Service
(RNS) As a federal appeals court in Denver considers whether Oklahoma voters had the right to ban Islamic law in state courts, a coalition of Muslim groups say they don't want to live under...
by Jaweed Kaleem
ROSEMONT, Ill. -- If Muslims want to improve their image America, they have to get involved in their communities and proactively talk Islam before controversies arise, leading Muslim figures told 40,000 people gathered at the continent's largest Islamic convention this weekend...
YouTube - Life of a Sikh in South America‏
Sinner Singh ji
What ever you commented showed up as code only, under the video link. I have reposted the video. When you have the opportunity, use the Reply button and then you can write or paste your original comments. This is the best...
Intolerance breeds intolerance – no matter what religion or race you are
As globalisation has collided with the rise of fundamentalism in an uncertain world, people have become more intolerant
A nasty human trait, intolerance, especially when fundamentalism...
NEW YORK: Billionaire American real estate mogul Donald Trump, who is "seriously considering" about the possibility of making a Presidential run in 2012, has slammed...
Why Building the Mosque is Good for America!
--> Where can the Muslim community center be built in NYC?
To me, the answer is the same as if you asked me where a church, a synagogue, a Sikh temple or any place of worship in the US can be built. To paraphrase...
Washington, US (CHAKRA)—Groups of American Sikh leaders have turned to Biden to take up Sikh related issues with other countries. Since the 9/11 attacks Sikhs have been continuously targeted as followers of the Taliban and would like to make clear that they are in no way followers of the...
Quite surprised to read that largest number of people who reported their ancestory Germans 15.2 %
Disturbing evidence that honeybees are in terminal decline has emerged from the United States where, for the fourth year in a row, more than a third of colonies have failed to survive the winter.
Bernard Vallat, the World Organisation for Animal Health's director-general, warned: "Bees...