Man Up

The Things Brown-Skinned Men Do to Make People Comfortable

Scholar Simran Jeet Singh on the scrutiny Sikh men experience in America.

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Simran Jeet Singh has worn a turban his entire life. It’s a requirement of his Sikh faith, but it has also made him a target for racist harassment. This week on Man Up, host Aymann Ismail and Singh share their experiences and discuss how Singh’s Sikh faith has helped him navigate them.

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Podcast production by Cameron Drews and Danielle Hewitt.