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MPTV Special Discusses Sikh Faith, Tragedy

August 14, 2012

The Sikh faith tradition and the response of Milwaukee's religious community to the shootings at the Oak Creek Sikh temple will be explored in a 30-minute discussion on Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV HD 10.1) Wednesday, Aug. 15, at 9 p.m.

Guests will be Dr. Swarnjit S. Arora, professor of economics, UW-Milwaukee, and Jamie Washam, vice-chair, Interfaith Conference of Greater Milwaukee, and pastor, Underwood Memorial Baptist Church, Wauwatosa. Mark Siegrist is the host.

The program is a special edition of ETHICALLY MILWAUKEE, an MPTV series broadcast periodically over the last several years. The PBS documentary, SIKHS IN AMERICA, will be repeated at 9:30 p.m.