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Sikh Temple Shooting

The Takeaway

Rapping about Tolerance after the Sikh Massacre

Monday, August 20, 2012

The shooting at the Sikh temple in Wisconsin earlier this month drew national attention to America's peaceful Sikh community. One of the most heartfelt tributes to the victims to emerge in the last few weeks comes from a Muslim-American rapper.

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The Takeaway

Oak Creek, Wisconsin: A Community Still Coping

Monday, August 20, 2012

It's been two weeks since the Sikh Temple shooting in Wisconsin left six innocent victims dead, but unfortunately, that has not been the last of the Oak Creek community's hardship.

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The Takeaway

Follow Friday: Shooting at Sikh Temple, Romney's VP Pick, and the London Olympics

Friday, August 10, 2012

Every Friday, a panel of experts discuss and reflect on the week's top stories. This week, Farai Chideya reflects on the week in politics; documentary filmmaker Valarie Kaur follows the aftermath of the Sikh Temple shooting in Oak Creek, Wisconsin; and BBC Correspondent Rob Broomby wraps up the second week of the Olympics.

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The Takeaway

A Victim's Son Reflects on the Sikh Temple Shooting

Thursday, August 09, 2012

Amardeep Kaleka's father was killed in the horrific shooting at the Wisconsin Sikh temple on Sunday that left seven people dead including the gunman. His father, Satwant Singh Kaleka, was the temple president.

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WNYC News

NYC’s Sikhs Call for Religious Tolerance in Wake of Temple Shooting

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Days after a gunman opened fire on a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, New York City’s Sikh community say they will open the doors of their temples and cultural centers to anyone who wants to learn more about Sikhism.

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The Takeaway

The Sikh Community Faces Racial Profiling

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Sunday’s shooting in Oak Creek, Wisconsin is not the first act of violence perpetrated against the Sikh community in recent years. But now, like so many other American minorities, Sikhs are in the position of having to explain to their children that regardless of their beliefs and values, the world will judge them based on their appearance.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The Sikh Temple Shooting and Hate Groups

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Brian Levin, director of the Center for the Study of Hate & Extremism at California State University, discusses Wade Michael Page, the gunman who allegedly killed six people at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, and had ties to hate groups. We take a look at white supremacy in the US.

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WNYC News

Sikhs in NYC Vigilant in Aftermath of Wisconsin Temple Shooting

Monday, August 06, 2012

In the wake of the shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin that left seven people dead, including the gunman, the NYPD is increasing its presence at Sikh temples in the area.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Sikh Community Responds to Wisconsin Shooting

Monday, August 06, 2012

On Sunday a gunman killed six people at a Sikh temple near Milwaukee. Councilman-at-large and Hoboken City Council President Ravinder Bhalla and Sikh Coalition co-founder Prabhjot Singh discuss the shooting, and how the local community is responding.

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