Tag Archives: Sikhism

Another Call from the World Sikh Organization

by | March 12, 2018

  By Scott Douglas Jacobsen The World Sikh Organization (WSO) of Canada continues its activism with the ongoing smearing of the Sikh community at large. Note, this does not amount to Sikhophobia. Rather, it comes to anti-Sikh bigotry, individuals with religious beliefs not religion. There have hundreds of articles in the media over three weeks, or… Read more »

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This Week in Religion 2018-03-11

by | March 11, 2018

  By Scott Douglas Jacobsen “VANCOUVER — Jaspreet Bal was eating lunch with friends in rural Ontario when she says a “kind, well-intentioned” white man approached them to chat. He asked about her background, and she replied she was Sikh. “Oh yeah, Air India,” he said, recognition flashing in his eyes. Bal was born in 1985,… Read more »

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This Week in Religion 2018-03-04

by | March 4, 2018

  By Scott Douglas Jacobsen  “OTTAWA — The Conservative Party decided early Thursday not to proceed with a House of Commons motion that a Canadian Sikh organization says labels its community as “terrorists.” The Canadian Sikh Association posted on its social media channels Thursday morning that they were thankful the Tories had backed down from a proposed… Read more »

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