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Wisconsin Shooting Rampage Isn't Just a Sikh Issue
San Antonio Express-News
  • Harpreet Singh
  • Simran Jeet Singh, Trinity University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
8-10-2012
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Abstract

The recent massacre in Wisconsin has brought about a mix of emotions for the Sikh community in San Antonio. While we have been deeply saddened by the loss, we have been touched by the support of our neighbors.

These acts of kindness remind us that this is not just a Sikh issue. The shooter violated basic human dignity and fundamental civil rights, and we must respond as a united community.

Our responses should be guided by our ideals, and our Sikhi tradition offers a few basic messages that inform a Sikh response to the massacre.

Citation Information
Singh, H., & Singh, S. J. (2012, August 10). Wisconsin shooting rampage isn't just a Sikh issue. San Antonio Express-News. Retrieved from http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local_news/article/Sikhi-tradition-emphasizes-optimism-but-does-not-3779516.php