[VIDEO] Fight for a Living Wage in NYC

A group of faith leaders from across New York City launch a campaign for a $20 minimum wage in New York City. Reported by Colleen McKown and Hermela Aregawi.    

[ARTICLE] Turbans Do Not Equal Terrorism: Sikhs Promoting Awareness in America

The trip had been magical in many ways.  Indu Singh, her husband, and her three children had been sightseeing in Rome, Venice and Florence on a winter vacation. They wandered around the ruins… Continue reading

[VIDEO] Stair Masters

Sproule Love and his friend Tim Donahue run up stairs–for fun. They are two of the best stair racers in the country. Produced by Colleen McKown and Magdalene Castro.

[VIDEO] Nine Meals Away

For some Americans, society’s future is looking bleak! These groups of people are taking the phrase “be prepared” to the extreme. When society collapses, they say, they’ll be ready! Produced by Colleen McKown… Continue reading

[ARTICLE] Dr. Prabhjot Singh on Sikh Americans: Every moment you’re an ambassador

Dr. Prabhjot Singh, a Columbia University assistant professor of international and public affairs who is also a resident physician in East Harlem in New York, is a practicing Sikh. As part of his… Continue reading

[VIDEO] Medieval Fun

    Thousands of people turned out to celebrate the past at New York City’s annual Medieval Festival. Produced by Colleen McKown and Hermela Aregawi.

[VIDEO] Gurmeet Sodhi, Television Personality and Community Activist

When Gurmeet Sodhi isn’t telling stories about South Asian identity on television, she is volunteering her time to her community.  Produced by Colleen McKown

[VIDEO] Prepping for Disaster

With shows like Doomsday Preppers getting widespread attention, New York City’s preppers say they are simply gearing up for inevitable natural disasters and everyday emergencies.  Produced by Colleen McKown and Kristen Reed.

[VIDEO] Faiths Engage in New York City

The “Debate in the Neighborhood” program trains high school students to debate on a variety of topics, including racial profiling and surveillance. The unique program trains Hindu, Muslim, Sikh and Christian students in… Continue reading