Fostering Inclusion and Allyship with Desi Rainbow

Fostering Inclusion and Allyship with Desi Rainbow

December 3, 2021 |
Author: Aruna Rao, Founder & Executive Director, Desi Rainbow Parents & Allies
My child came out to me several times, from early childhood to adulthood, before I actually understood what he was saying. When he told me, as a 6-year-old child, that he was a boy, rather than the girl he had… Read more
Saving Our Planet and Ourselves

Saving Our Planet and Ourselves

November 19, 2021 |
Author: Kamaljit Bawa, Founder and President, ATREE
As a student of India's natural environment for more than six decades, I closely follow global discussions about the health of our planet and efforts to protect it. The recent 26th Conference of Parties (CoP26), a major forum where countries… Read more
The Power of a Role Model

The Power of a Role Model

November 8, 2021 |
Author: Jyotsna Sreenivasan, Author of These Americans
For years, I’ve told the story of my transformation from a child who rejected her Indian heritage, to a child who embraced it. But until recently, I was mystified about the reason for this change.  As a child growing up… Read more
Malai: South Asian-Inspired Ice Cream

Malai: South Asian-Inspired Ice Cream

November 4, 2021 |
Author: Pooja Bavishi, Founder & CEO, Malai
I don’t remember a time when I did not have a deep relationship with my cultural connection to food. I was always so curious in the kitchen, wondering how my parents knew which flavors would work well together, and how… Read more