Asian Indian American

ANTM Star Says Blacks Need To 'GET OVER' Slavery And Black History Month Is …
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I do not think that singling out one race, giving one race opportunities to go to college (I know a TON of poor white.asian, indian, american indian, etc etc that could use that too!), giving one race the EXCUSE to blame things on others for being … No tags for this post.

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REVIEW: M. Night Shyamalan's 'The Last Airbender'
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To begin with, Shyamalan, who is Asian Indian-American, did not create the original storyline. He wrote the screenplay based on the cartoon that was created by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, two Americans, who obviously used their love of … No tags for this post.

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NMSDC Honors Top Regional Minority Suppliers
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In 2011, the Asian-Indian American firm recorded $139.2 million in sales and spent nearly $5 million with other MBEs. Pyramid also provides mentoring and business matchmaking opportunities to MBEs. AT&T, Accenture, Delta, The Home Depot and United … No tags for this post.

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Afrocandy, Nigeria's Lady Gaga
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My products are for everyone who loves them, it doesn't matter whether you are Nigerian, Asian, Indian, American. I have fans from all over the world. Are you pandering to cultural influence from your country of residence? Not necessarily but with the … No tags for this post.

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NJ cultural groups battle over permit to host India Day Parade in Middlesex County
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MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Two Asian-Indian American groups are battling over a permit to host a cultural parade that annually attracts tens of thousands of people to Edison and Woodbridge. The fight appears to be headed to court, with one group, the Indian … No tags for this post.

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Who's next? 8 cardinal contenders who could succeed Pope Benedict
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The bookmakers in Europe already have their favorites, but the world won't know who will succeed Pope Benedict XVI until that puff of white smoke is sent up the chimney of the conclave room next month. The College of Cardinals has no shortage of … No tags for this post.

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Dunkin' Donuts Faces 'Systematic Racial Discrimination' Lawsuit
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Of 7,000 franchises operated by Dunkin' Brands only 50 are owned by African Americans, according to the complaint, while not a single franchise in New Jersey, Connecticut, New York or Rhode Island is operated by “Asian Indian American women of color.”. No tags for this post.

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Suit: Dunkin' did me wrong
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A franchisee is suing the coffee-and-donut chain for racial discrimination, in particular against “Asian Indian American women of color.” Priti Shetty, who is Indian American, filed a suit in New Jersey state court last week against publicly traded … No tags for this post.

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Widow of Old Bridge man killed in wilding attack tells jury about 'worst day …
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The 2010 attack drew outrage from the Asian Indian-American community. Relatives and supporters of Tinli and Johnson sat in the last row of the gallery. In addition to the ongoing criminal trial, Alka Sinha testified that she filed a civil suit against … No tags for this post.

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Structural Racism and Complex Contagions
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When we emphasize a pan-ethnic “South Asian” identity, however, these distinctions fade, and a highly educated and affluent Asian Indian American of Gujarati origin can draw on the plight of her less-affluent (notional) coethnics to convey some measure … No tags for this post.

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South Asian
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I've been inhaling secondhand Christianity for so many Decembers that the irony took a moment to register. Here is a little girl who, not unlike me as a child, was curious and learning about cultures and religions different from her own. Her innocence … No tags for this post.

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Crystal Lee, Miss America Runner-Up, a Stanford Grad, Techie
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I like how she supported Nina Davuluri (Asian Indian-American) when she was crowned Miss America over her and spoke up about the racist comments directed towards Davuluri's ethnicity. It's unfortunate that there is still much racism in America, but it … No tags for this post.

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Which group of Asian-American children is at highest risk for obesity?
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… Georgetown University (Washington, DC), and Medical College of Virginia (Richmond), found that while Chinese-American children were at lower risk of overweight or obesity (23.5%) than Whites (36%), Asian-Indian American children had the lowest … No tags for this post.

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Back-to-back armed robberies on Main Street in Willimantic
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Willimantic police say this man robbed the A-1 gas station on West Main Street Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2015 (surveillance photo) WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (WTNH)– Police in Willimantic have confirmed that back-to-back armed robberies have taken place in the city. No tags for this post.

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Author Jhumpa Lahiri wins the USD 50000 DSC Prize for 2015
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Zee JLF 2015PakistanPulitzer PrizeJaipur Literature FestivalJhumpa LahiriauthorAsianIndian-AmericanJaipurRomesh GunesekeraKamila ShamsieKolkataShamsur Rahman FaruqiWest BengalDSC PrizeSouth AsianZee Jaipur Literature FestivalVijay … No tags for this post.

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