GENERATION Z

The Sojourner: How My Biracial and Indian Upbringing Made Me a Traveler at Heart

Chanka, or thepla, is an Indian flatbread. I describe it to curious friends as a…

Clean Bowled: How Imran Khan’s Innings as Prime Minister Came to an Inglorious End

Imran Khan has been voted out of office as Pakistan’s Prime Minister. A vote of…

I Used to Think My Parents Were Islamaphobic Master Exaggerators. After Watching ‘The Kashmir Files’ I Stand Chastened

The Holocaust was a genocide that has since been etched into the hearts and minds…

Never Mind Apu: My Father’s Distinct Indian Accent is Synonymous With the Warm and Welcoming Definition of ‘Home’

Recently, while in a hurry to get to a meeting across campus, I was laser…

How Social Media and Parental Pressure are Undermining the Self-esteem of Indian American Teens

Social media. Parent pressure. Peer pressure. Stress. School. When you add these factors together, you…

India’s Deployment of Russian S-400 Strengthens its Defenses But Places the Country in Awkward Spot With the U.S.

The deployment of S-400 missiles along the Punjab border has caused quite the stir as…

The Hindu Responsibility: BJP Should Strive to Bring Democracy and True Religious Equality to India

It appears that some would have us believe that the current actions of some Hindus…

A Clear Reflection in Cloudy Waters: How I Navigated 2021 Through Turbulent Transition to Adulthood

The 21st year of the 21st century has been anything but ordinary. As we approach…

Grapes of Wrath: The Repeal of Indian Farm Laws is Proof of the Value of Dissent

The recent repealing of the three farm bills after year-long protests was a welcome reminder of the…

Ocean’s 4: The Quad Factor in the Indo-Pacific and Strategic Challenges for India

While the world has come to a grinding halt due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the…

Will Taliban’s Triumph in Afghanistan Encourage Other Islamist Groups to Up the Ante in Kashmir?

Al-Qaeda praised the Taliban for their victory in Kabul on August 31, only hours after…

Dragon by the Tail: India Must Rethink its Strategic Policy to Counter China’s Push for Regional Influence

China and India have been at odds. Last year, skirmishes broke out between Indian and…