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1984 Living History Project

1984 Living History Project

While we are hearing a lot about the 30th anniversary of 1984 this year, how can we make ourselves relevant to this historic year? Or, then again, is this history even relevant to us? Some of us think that 30 years is a long time. That, sitting in the diaspora, June 1984 is something that [...]

September 8, 2014 admin General 0

SIGN NOW: SIKH SOLIDARITY WITH GAZA

SIGN NOW: SIKH SOLIDARITY WITH GAZA

Inspired by Jaswant Singh Khalra - from Punjab to Palestine we express our solidarity with the innocent men, women and children of Gaza. The darkness of war that has overcome the occupied territories of Gaza can be challenged with love and solidarity. We offer our solidarity on behalf of the Khalsa Panth and Sikh community [...]

July 21, 2014 admin General 1

Emotion at the Cost of Truth: One Kaur’s Experience Viewing Punjab 1984

Emotion at the Cost of Truth: One Kaur’s Experience Viewing Punjab 1984

I stepped into that theatre not entirely knowing what to expect, but not expecting something like Sadda Haq (which I thought was really well done). And then the movie started and I was taken aback by the realness of the images before me, by the humanness of the families being portrayed and by the storyline [...]

June 27, 2014 admin General, Music & Art 2

VIDEO | Jazzy B praises Modi & Badal

VIDEO | Jazzy B praises Modi & Badal

Jazzy B has released a video endorsement in praise of Badal and Modi.  Jazzy B has been one of few singers that has openly supported the shaheeds of 1984, praised the call for justice and more.  Jazzy B definitely has a soft spot for the struggle in his heart, so why this video? Is this [...]

March 26, 2014 admin General 15

Today in History: 1 Million Strong For Khalistan

Today in History: 1 Million Strong For Khalistan

Regardless of one’s position, political ideologies and beliefs – today, exactly 28 years ago marked a historical moment in Sikh history. January 26th, 1986 marked massive response to India’s massacre of Sikhs during the invasion of and the assault on the Golden Temple Complex in 1984. Despite  the Indian governments attempts to intercept and prevent a [...]

January 26, 2014 admin General 2

VIDEO: The Labour Party Questions UK’s Prime Minister David Cameron, Over the UK’s Involvement in the 1984 Sikh Genocide.

VIDEO: The Labour Party Questions UK’s Prime Minister David Cameron, Over the UK’s Involvement in the 1984 Sikh Genocide.

WATCH: The Labour Party Questions UK’s Prime Minister David Cameron, Over the UK’s Involvement in the 1984 Sikh Genocide.   [...]

January 15, 2014 admin General 0

NDP’s Jagmeet Singh Named ‘Sikh of the Year'; Dedicates His Award to Bhai Gurbaksh Singh

NDP’s Jagmeet Singh Named ‘Sikh of the Year'; Dedicates His Award to Bhai Gurbaksh Singh

Jagmeet Singh an MPP in Ontario, Canada  was recently honoured with the ‘2013 Sikh of the Year Award’ in recognition of his tireless contribution for the protection of Human Rights and presenting Sikh Personality at Provincial Parliament. The event organized in recognition of great personalities that have contributed to the promotion of Sikhism by SEWA [...]

December 28, 2013 admin General 2

Rumours Put to Rest: Gurbaksh Singh Will Continue His Hunger Strike Until All 6 Prisoners are Released

Rumours Put to Rest: Gurbaksh Singh Will Continue His Hunger Strike Until All 6 Prisoners are Released

After rumours of an impending end to Gurbaksh Singh’s Hunger Strike and pressure being applied from the Jathedar of the Akal Takht to do so, immediately – Gurbaksh Singh has cleared the air – he has vowed to forge on. In news reported by Punjab Spectrum in Punjabi – Gurbaksh Singh is enroute to Akal Takht [...]

December 26, 2013 admin General 0

Indian ‘Journalist’ Slams Gurbaksh Singh Than Admits to Receiving Information from ‘Agencies’

Indian ‘Journalist’ Slams Gurbaksh Singh Than Admits to Receiving Information from ‘Agencies’

After 42 Days of his Hunger Strike, the Indian Media has been almost entirely absent – until now. In an article published by the Hindustan Times, journalist Pawan Sharma paints an entirely one-sided picture. From labelling Gurbaksh Singh a radical and militant to calling him a liar to questioning the authenticity of his fast, Mr. [...]

December 26, 2013 admin General 63

Canada’s NDP Issues Statement on Gurbaksh Singh

Canada’s NDP Issues Statement on Gurbaksh Singh

Canada’s NDP has issued a statement on Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa.  Conservative Minister Tim Uppal also updated his facebook regarding a meeting with the Indian High Commission, but has yet to provide details of what was discussed.  Please see both below. Facebook Update – Tim Uppal (Conservative Party of Canada)   NDP Statement – Wayne Marston [...]

December 20, 2013 admin Blog & Politricks, General 0