Canadian Media The Star was forced to delete a defamatory article on the Sikh community calling Sikhs Terrorists and a violent community. The article caused worldwide Sikh outrage that resulted in a strong backlash on social media.
World Sikh Organization and others responded quickly to the article causing the company to remove and issue an apology.
The Canadian Star Newspaper Tweeted:
The Canadian World Sikh Org tweeted:
“We are always on the look out for media misrepresenting Canadian Sikhs unfairly. If you see any false news stories, please let us know.”