New Report Shows Increasing Hate Attacks on Sikhs
May 21, 2014
WASHINGTON - A major report to be released today in Washington, D.C. highlights the rising number of incidents of hate, violence, and bias against Sikhs worldwide.
Last week, the UNITED SIKHS, a grassroots organization committed to the empowerment of the Sikh community, released the 5th annual Global Sikh Civil and Human Rights Report, which documents various civil and human rights issues members of the Sikh community face around the globe.
Every country and individual has a duty to defend human rights and help spread democracy’s blessings. The United Nations helps countries develop democratic institutions that will ensure human rights are respected over the long term. UNITED SIKHS...
Sikhs take turban rights case to United Nations
December 16, 2008
A SIKH rights group asked a UN human rights committee to declare that France violated a student's rights by expelling him for wearing a turban and to recommend repealing the law that led to it.