You Might Be In Tears After Watching This Community's Response To Fear, Terror, And Hatred

On August 5, 2012, a white supremacist opened fire on a Sikh gurudwara in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. This is the story of the community during and after the tragedy. Today, in the Sikh spirit of "Chardi Kala," a state of relentless optimism and high spirit, I hope you'll take a moment to remember those dearly departed and ask yourself why more innocent people have to die from gun violence every day.

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