Activist Deepa Iyer discusses her book We Too Sing America , in which she catalogs recent racial flashpoints in the U.S., including killings, protests against Islamic centers, registration programs, and racial profiling. This program has not yet ... C-SPAN, 2 months ago
Author, Activist on Post-9/11 America, Solidarity, and Immigration - NBCNews.com, 1 month ago
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By Suman Guha Mozumder Deepa Iyer, a civil and immigrants rights advocate for over a decade, says while harmful political rhetoric by politicians that hurts minorities and discriminate people of color has been going on since the September 11 ...News India Times, 6 days ago
By Lavanya Ramanathan It's a story that really isn't that different from the story of millions of Americans. And yet. When South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley declared herself the proud daughter of Indian immigrants in the Republican response ...News India Times, 2 weeks ago For Nikki Haley and other politicians, immigrant ties are a dual-edged sword Washington Post, 3 weeks ago
Sureshbhai Patel went for a walk in Huntsville, Alabama. He ended up paralysed, beaten up not by muggers or hoodlums but by the city's own policemen. The story caused an international furore. A 57-year-old grandfather thrown down face first by the ...New America Media, 3 weeks ago
The divas of Carnatic music, Ranjani and Gayatri, grew up in the midst of many languages, and absorbed much of it into their music. They tell DEEPA GANESH that while music can exist without lyric, it however heightens the experience of it ...The Hindu, 4 weeks ago
Despite winning bipartisan praise for her speech responding to the President's State of the Union address Tuesday night, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley drew the ire of pundits and politicians on the conservative right when some interpreted her ...NBCNews.com, 4 weeks ago
Rediff.com regrets to inform you that our dear colleague Arthur J Pais passed away in New Jersey on Friday. Arthur, an Editor at Rediff.com and India Abroad -- the Indian-American newsweekly owned by Rediff.com -- was 66. After a distinguished ...New America Media, 1 month ago Rediff.com's Arthur J Pais passes away Rediff.com, 1 month ago
This Sunday in #nerdland: The latest on the San Bernardino shooting, the Supreme Court and affirmative action, President Obama's evolution on guns and terror, 2016 politics and terrorism, and the new movie, Chi-Raq. On Wednesday, Supreme Court ...MSNBC, 2 months ago
Cathy Cohen, Rinku Sen, Van Jones, Maria Teresa Kumar, and Tim Wise at Facing Race 2010, Chicago Courtesy of Rinku Sen "Our biggest challenge was, and remains, redefining racism so that people can recognize it in its systemic, unconscious and ...NBCNews.com, 2 months ago
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