South Asian American

Road-Tripping South Asian American Style
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The following piece is part of The Aerogram’s collaboration with the South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA), which documents and shares the history of South Asian Americans. * * *[…] The post Road-Tripping South Asian American Style appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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Coming to America From Bangladesh: Those First Days
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The following piece is part of The Aerogram’s collaboration with the South Asian American Digital Archive, which documents and shares the history of South Asian Americans. * * * Immigrating[…] The post Coming to America From Bangladesh: Those First Days appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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When Gay Pride Was Excluded From India Pride
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The following piece is part of The Aerogram’s collaboration with the South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA), which documents and shares the history of South Asian Americans. *** YouTube video[…] The post When Gay Pride Was Excluded From India Pride appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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Weaponizing the Bible to Separate Families Is Unchristian
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As immigrant families are torn apart, two South Asian American pastors speak out *** As South Asian American women and ordained Christian pastors in northern California, we take the Bible[…] The post Weaponizing the Bible to Separate Families Is Unchristian appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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Meet ‘Mother India’: One of the First Indian Women to Immigrate to America
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The following piece is part of The Aerogram’s collaboration with the South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA), which documents and shares the history of South Asian Americans. *** This Mother’s[…] The post Meet ‘Mother India’: One of the First Indian Women to Immigrate to America appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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South Asian Narratives In KidLit: Q&A With KitaabWorld’s Cofounders
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If you’re a parent seeking South Asian books for your kids, or keep your eye on the ever-growing scene of South Asian American literature, you may have heard about KitaabWorld,[…] The post South Asian Narratives In KidLit: Q&A With KitaabWorld’s Cofounders appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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Hookworms and Angel Island: Two Brothers’ Immigration Story
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The following piece is part of The Aerogram’s collaboration with the South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA), which documents and shares the history of South Asian Americans. *** On April[…] The post Hookworms and Angel Island: Two Brothers’ Immigration Story appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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We Need To Talk About Mental Health Among South Asian Americans
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If you prayed more often, this wouldn’t happen. When I repeated my parents’ comments to my therapist, she asked me why they were not being supportive. I had no answer[…] The post We Need To Talk About Mental Health Among South Asian Americans appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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A Call To Action For South Asian American Millennials
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As South Asian American millennials with deep interests in politics, social justice, and activism, we have spent the past year racking our brains as to why our community lacks a[…] The post A Call To Action For South Asian American Millennials appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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Meet the First South Asian Woman To Earn A Medical Degree In The United States
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The following piece is part of The Aerogram’s collaboration with the South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA), which documents and shares the history of South Asian Americans. This month’s piece[…] The post Meet the First South Asian Woman To Earn A Medical Degree In The United States appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for […]

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Indians Aren’t Legally White — Said the U.S. Supreme Court 95 Years Ago
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The following piece is part of The Aerogram’s collaboration with the South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA), which documents and shares the history of South Asian Americans. *** Indians are[…] The post Indians Aren’t Legally White — Said the U.S. Supreme Court 95 Years Ago appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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Letter To MLK: “Your Dream Is Our Dream”
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This year, The Aerogram is restarting its collaboration with the South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA), which documents and shares the history of South Asian Americans. To kick things off,[…] The post Letter To MLK: “Your Dream Is Our Dream” appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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The Roots Of South Asian American Workplace Discrimination Are Found In Our Schools
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South Asian Americans walk a particularly narrow tightrope as working professionals in America. Classified as the quintessential model minorities — intelligent, hard-working and non-troublesome, they have enjoyed outward indicators of[…] The post The Roots Of South Asian American Workplace Discrimination Are Found In Our Schools appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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Brown Skin, White Masks & The Need For A New South Asian American Politics
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At first glance, Oak Tree Road in Iselin, New Jersey, looked deserted. Cars were parked along the sidewalks but no one was outside, as the wind slammed against walls and rattled trashcans.[…] The post Brown Skin, White Masks & The Need For A New South Asian American Politics appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this […]

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The Critical Responsibilities Of South Asian American Leadership
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I dread seeing South Asian American leaders in the news these days. A few weeks ago it was Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, enabling right-wing media to[…] The post The Critical Responsibilities Of South Asian American Leadership appeared first on The Aerogram. No tags for this post.

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