Kaurs in the Spotlight: Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa

Each month, in a section called “Kaurs in the Spotlight,” Kaur Thoughts features a Kaur (Sikh woman) who is pursuing her passion and developing a unique way to serve her community. ____________________________________________________________________ When we read a headline like, “Sikh students being bullied,” we think of small Singhs being picked on for their patkas and turbans.…

The Invisible Bully: Part 3

Part 3: Dealing With It A Sikh’s guide to dealing with subtle oppression experienced in elementary school to adulthood This post the last part of a three-part series exploring subtle bullying called micro-aggressions. Part 1: Introduction & Types of Micro-aggressions Part 2: The Bully & the Victim Part 3: Dealing With It In part one of this series,…

The Invisible Bully: Part 2

Micro-Aggressions: The Invisible Bully A Sikh’s guide to dealing with subtle oppression experienced in elementary school to adulthood Part 2: The Bully & The Victim This post is part two of a three-part series exploring subtle bullying called micro-aggressions. Part 1: Introduction & Types of Micro-aggressions Part 2: The Bully & The Victim Part 3:…

The Invisible Bully: Part 1

Micro-Aggressions: The Invisible Bully Part 1: Introduction & Types of Micro-aggressions A Sikh’s guide to dealing with subtle oppression experienced in elementary school to adulthood This is the first post of a three-part series exploring subtle bullying called micro-aggressions. Part 1: Introduction & Types of Micro-aggressions Part 2: The Bully & The Victim Part 3: Dealing…