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Whistleblowers say Arizona Border Patrol practice of trashing Sikh turbans is widespread

Workers with ties to a human-rights group are now saying that Arizona Border Patrol agents’ practice of forcing Sikh men to trash their turban extends beyond Yuma and is significantly more prevalent than previously reported. They also said agents are refusing Sikh asylum-seekers their religiously-required vegetarian diet, threatening them that they can “starve” if they […]