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The Audacity of Empire

If there is one unmistakable difference between Bush's wars and Obama's wars it boils down to this: we now have a president who can almost perfectly pronounce the names of the cities and villages US troops will occupy and bomb. Adapted from a ...

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Diaspora Flow

Sri Lankan American Arts in Minnesota and Beyond ...

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Crimes of Speech

"The infamous George Allen "macaca" comment is part of a long history of offensive speech. The words, though, are only the tip of the iceberg, walking the talk is the real challenge for politicians." ...

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Racism: A Temporary Disturbance?

In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, as after the attacks of September 11, 2001, the issue of racism has surfaced in the US. But the media is now quick to call it a bureaucratic mishandling, ignoring the historic roots of the problem. ...

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Making Criminals of Us All

Recently passed through the House, the HR 4437 Bill, the latest and most egregious anti-immigrant bill, will criminalize those that are and those that aid undocumented immigrants. ...

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The Battle Over California's Textbook

Hindu groups' efforts to revise school textbooks in the name of second generation Indians' self esteem would erase the truth of the caste system, patriarchy and minority oppression. ...

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"In the Capital of ""Ethnic"" Cuisine, are Immigrants Eating?"

New York City: A Geographical Analysis ...

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Hum Kar Sakte Hain?

Can we South Asians do it too or have we become an apathetic community? There was a notable absence of South Asians in the recent immigration protests. Where are the connections amongst the many issues immigrant communities are fighting against? ...

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Youth On the Move

A Conversation with Organizers from South Asian Youth Action (SAYA), Desis Rising Up & Moving (DRUM), and Youth Solidarity Summer (YSS) ...

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Crisis at WBAI

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