South Asian Response to Today’s Supreme Court Decision

South Asian Response to Today’s Supreme Court Decision

[addtoany]Washington D.C– Over a year and three iterations at state-sponsored discrimination later, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled earlier today to uphold the Trump Administration’s divisive and damaging Muslim Ban. This is a troubling first in modern...
“Facebook is comparable to drug dealers”

“Facebook is comparable to drug dealers”

[addtoany]Vivek Wadhwa has made a huge turn in recent years. The Indian researcher, entrepreneur and writer originally made his name as one of the most prominent ‘cheerleaders’ of Silicon Valley. He was closely involved with Singularity University, an almost...
Single Dads Share on Their Experiences in Parenting

Single Dads Share on Their Experiences in Parenting

[addtoany]On the occasion of Father’s Day, RJ Archana Panda talks to single dads and their experiences in parenting. Hear this rather unique episode!
Harvesting Rain: Indian Americans Prepare for Drought

Harvesting Rain: Indian Americans Prepare for Drought

[addtoany]California’s immigrant communities have long been among the leading proponents of state and local measures to protect and safeguard the environment. But in the South Asian community, many residents have also begun to take matters into their own hands. From the rural...
Bay Area Tamil Women Protest Misogynist Social Media Post

Bay Area Tamil Women Protest Misogynist Social Media Post

[addtoany]May 19, 2018, Mountain House, California On a windy Saturday afternoon, nearly 60 Indian-Americans who speak Tamil, came together to peacefully protest against “sexist and misogynist” comments made on social media by Mountain House resident, Thirumalai Sa alias...
Make Me a Wedding Guest, Please!

Make Me a Wedding Guest, Please!

[addtoany]Out of the blue, I received a cryptic text: “Hey Monita, your name is in the list. If you can please come for the movie tomorrow. Please keep it confidential…” This was confusing, to say the least, but being placed on a list of any sort always worries me,...