Rajdeep Singh is Director of Law and Policy at The Sikh Coalition.
It has American pluralism written all over it. The nation deserves to know why this law matters.
Some suggest that Sikhs assimilate and avoid danger by removing their turbans. This is absurd and offensive.
The Army will allow Menachem Stern—an orthodox Jewish Rabbi—to attend military chaplaincy training without shaving his religiously-mandated beard. But other barriers to religious inclusion still remain in the military.
It is impossible to comprehend the depth of sorrow that has been wrought over the years by Osama bin Laden and his gang of criminals, who celebrated the murders of thousands of human beings on 9/11 and shattered the lives of countless more throughout the world.