The Digital Journalist
©Steve Raymer
Constrained by an unfamiliar language and the violence of New York's immigrant neighborhoods, Tara Singh sits in the window of his son's home in Queens. A retired sergeant major of the Indian Army, Singh spends his days escorting his grandchildren to a nearby private school run by the Roman Catholic Church--a school the family of Punjabi Sikh immigrants finds superior to local public schools--and watching satellite television news from India.