Simran Jeet Singh


Simran Jeet Singh is the Senior Religion Fellow for the Sikh Coalition and a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Religion at Columbia University. Simran currently serves as a Truman National Security Fellow and the Rachel F. and Scott McDermott Fellow for the American Institute of Indian Studies.

Stories by Simran Jeet Singh
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Let Sikh Americans Serve in the U.S. Military

Why we should repeal the ban against turbaned Sikhs in the Armed Forces.

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“He can play”: An Interview with Darsh Preet Singh

Darsh Singh recalls the struggles and support that come with being the NCAA’s first turbaned Sikh American basketball player.

Let Sikh Americans serve in the U.S. military

One year ago today, a white supremacist walked into a Sikh place of worship in Oak Creek, Wisconsin and opened … Continued

Was the Oak Creek Sikh Temple shooting a mistake?

AP People attend a flag ceremony being held outside the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek, Wis., on Aug. … Continued