Guest Voices: Oak Creek, Wis


Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 09/21/2012

Redefining the threat within

Christian leaders commit to joining with others to prevent and address hate crimes and extremism.

By Mark S. Hanson and Kathryn M. Lohre  |  01:24 PM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Domestic extremism; Senate Judiciary hearing; Sikhs; hate crime; Sikh temple shooting; oak Creek, Wis.; Harpreet Singh; Mark S. Hanson; Kathryn M. Lohre

Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Was the deadly Sikh temple shooting in Oak Creek, Wis., a mistake?

The juxtaposition of of terrorist and terrorized has caused many of us to rethink our stereotypes.

By Simran Jeet Singh  |  01:49 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sikh temple shooting; Oak Creek, Wis.; Simran Jeet Singh

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 09/05/2012

Sikh temple shooting, one month later

For Sikhs, Oak Creek, Wis., has become a cause for introspection and an urgent call to action.

By Valarie Kaur  |  01:50 PM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sikh temple shooting; Oak Creek, Wis.; Sikh Americans; DNClive; Democratic National Convention

Posted at 04:37 PM ET, 08/21/2012

Sikh temple shooting highlights need to expand boundaries of social circles

In Oak Creek, Wis., the tragedy introduced many Americans to Sikhism and Sikhs for the first time.

By Gurjot Kaur  |  04:37 PM ET, 08/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sikhs, Sikh temple shooting, Sikh gurdwara, Sikh Temple of Wisconsin, Oak Creek, Wis., Gurjot Kaur

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 08/21/2012

Shooting at Sikh gurdwara prompts call for storytelling to bind us together

Only storytelling can cultivate the empathy that invites us to imagine walking in another’s shoes.

By Valarie Kaur  |  03:17 PM ET, 08/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sikh temple shooting, Sikh gurdwara, Oak Creek, Wis., Valarie Kaur, Sikh attack, anti-Sikh