Kamala Harris

Sikh activists want Harris to apologize for religious intolerance and her role in California discrimination case

Ritu Jha-   Presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris might have won the first Democratic debate by confronting former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden over civil rights issues including his position on busing and his remarks on segregationist senators, but Harris has provoked the U.S. Sikh community into wondering whether she really does believe in what […]

NY bar turns away turban-wearing Sikh youth

IANS- A Sikh youth has claimed that a bar in New York’s Long Island didn’t let him enter because he was wearing a turban. Gurvinder Grewal, a recent graduate from the Stony Brook University, went out to meet his friends late night on May 11 at the Harbor Grill in Port Jefferson. But the 23-year-old […]

Gucci’s ‘Indy Full Turban’ draws backlash

IANS-   Gucci is facing backlash for selling several pricey designer turbans, with people accusing the luxury fashion brand of cultural appropriation. One turban, in particular, a $790 royal blue piece from the brand’s Fall 2018 collection called ‘Indy Full Turban’, has caught the attention of Twitter users both for its high price and the […]