Religious Diversity News

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Saying sex abuse is a ‘nauseating crime,’ New York’s cardinal announces plan to compensate victims – The Washington Post

NEW YORK — Cardinal Timothy Dolan said Thursday that the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York has created an independently-mediated compensation program for people who were sexually abused by church leaders, likely the first of its kind in the nation.

Source: Saying sex abuse is a ‘nauseating crime,’ New York’s cardinal announces plan to compensate victims – The Washington Post

NYC exhibition sheds light on Sikhs and their religion – The Washington Post

NEW YORK — Sat Hari Singh, a New York City subway operator, threw his train in reverse on 9/11 to send it away from the chaos at ground zero. Japjee Singh sued a school system in Georgia to get protections from school bullying. U.S. Army Maj. Kamaljeet Singh Kalsi, a doctor, fought for the ability to wear a turban while in uniform.

Source: NYC exhibition sheds light on Sikhs and their religion – The Washington Post