Understanding Sikh Americans - 5:02
with Manjit Singh of Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund (SALDEF)
Posted May 01, 2017
The Sikh population is comprised of about 700,000 people in the U.S. And while Sikhs have been in America for more than a century, they still highly misunderstood. What efforts are being made to improve engagement and awareness about this community Manjit Singh, co-founder of SALDEF, the Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund shares initiatives aimed at increasing awareness about the Sikhs and stemming the tide of racist and bias-motivated attacks against the Sikh Americans and all minority communities in the country. Visit the Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund on the web, on Facebook or follow on Twitter. Interview recorded on April 11, 2017. Hosted by Robert Traynham.
Hosted by: Robert Traynham Produced by: National Newsmakers Team

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