One of the fastest-growing ethnic minorities in the US in recent decades has also been one of the most successful: Indian Americans. Now more than 3 million strong, Indian Americans are the… 577 more words
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The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History’s first exhibit on Indian Americans celebrated its one-year anniversary Friday.
The 5,000-square-foot exhibition, Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation… 870 more words
The immigrant story is a timeless and consistent theme in United States history. As new groups make America home for reasons of opportunity, sanctuary, freedom, etc., enlivened debates as to who is really “American” rise: Is America a melting pot or a salad bowl? 850 more words
The craven Americanism now being displayed by Lousina governor Bobby Jindal and the controversy created in the US about his literally white-washed official portrait is a reflection of the Indian Hindu elites’ fascination for the great country and an inbuilt dilemma of identity. 923 more words