A scholar explains the religious beliefs of Sikhs as well as the prejudices and barriers that many Sikhs in America face.
Sikh gurus adopted the turban, in part, to remind Sikhs that all humans are sovereign, royal and ultimately equal. But their attire can also lead to misunderstandings and at times, hate crimes.
American Sikhs have been the target of many racist attacks. An expert explains the Sikh faith and its history in the United States.