GENERATION Z

As a Hindu Girl Living in the American South, I Understand the Struggles of Blacks and Dalits

The deeply held belief of Dalits being “polluted” has pushed them to an unwanted corner…

The Suffering That Dalits in India Have Endured is Parallel to the Enslavement of African Americans

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” – Martin Luther King Jr. Those who…

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…