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Priyanka Chopra: Proof Bollywood breaking into Hollywood?

Sexism in Hollywood has gotten so bad that the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has urged federal and state civil rights agencies to investigate “the systemic failure to hire women directors at all levels of the film and television industry.” 599 more words

Women's Rights Are Human Rights

Straddling The Culture Divide . . . And The Closet Space It Takes Up

If you walk around my house and peek into our closets, you will find that five out of the six closets are filled with my clothes. 580 more words

Life

Profiles of a Few Extremely Impressive South Asian Americans

South Asian Americans have been making their mark on the United States for many years. Here are some impressive professionals of whom you may not have heard: 83 more words

LGBT While South Asian


Parag Mehta and his partner Vaibhav…Photo courtesy of The Guardian

The Guardian recently wrote a piece on how Indian Americans accept their sexual identities while maintaining their positions in South Asian American communities. 310 more words

Two gay Indian American men of Malayalee origin get married in California

Acceptance of same-sex marriage may be a modern mode of thought, but Indian Americans Sandeep and Karthik decided they wanted to celebrate their union in the most traditional way they could think of — the quintessential big Indian wedding. 48 more words

INTERNATIONAL

Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation

It’s been a year today that ‘Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation’, a first of kind exhibition that has been showing at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH).   445 more words

Events

Debut Fiction: The Blind Writer by Sameer Pandya

NEW RELEASE

The Blind Writer: Stories and a Novella
by Sameer Pandya
February 2015 | 216 pages
Cloth | ISBN 978-0-8284-3958-1 | $50.00
Paper | ISBN 978-0-8284-4798-2 | $25.00… 140 more words

Literature