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One Step Forward, Two Steps Back (Revised)

In light of the presidential election results, it seems prudent that I revisit this post. After all, there is growing alarm in the country whether the president-elect will keep minority interests in mind. 818 more words

The Alabama teen who won $100,000 in top US quiz show!

Indian-American Sharath Narayan defeated two other finalists to bag ‘Jeopardy! Teen tournament’, the most coveted quiz show of the country

India At Large staff

An Indian-American teenage boy has won $100,000 in a top US quiz show, reports… 163 more words

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Donald Trump vows to immediately deport up to 3 million undocumented immigrants

In line with his hardline immigration stance, President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to immediately deport up to three million undocumented immigrants, saying “we are getting them out of our country or we are going to incarcerate… 134 more words

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Five Indian-Americans Elected to the US Congress, Setting a Record

Kamala Harris, Pramila Jayapal, Ami Bera, Ro Khanna and Raja Krishnamoorthi will serve on Capitol Hill

By Geeta Goindi

Washington, DC, November 9, 2016 – Setting a record and shining a bright light in the most contentious US election, five brilliant Indian-Americans have been elected to the US Congress. 618 more words

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Not sure whom to vote for in Washington's 7th District? Consider Pramila Jaypal!

How did Pramila Jaypal become a senator who has combated intolerance post 9/11, advocated to ensure debt-free college for young people across America, and encouraged civic engagement  among young South Asian Americans ? 1,133 more words

One step forward, two steps back

With only two days left before the results of the 2016 election, I am desperately hoping that all the Asian Americans realize who would truly make a good representative for the United States and keep minority interests in mind.  828 more words