Panel: Honoring or Appropriation?

My friend Andrea is often my consultant when it … [Read more...]

Racial Identity: me and Rachel Dolezal

bhajan singing

I've been hearing about this situation with Rachel … [Read more...]

Using White Privilege for Good

View of Arunachala from temple in Tiruvannamalai

In the last few years I have been fortunate enough … [Read more...]

White Hindu Stereotypes

From user Igor Domsac on Flickr, Boom Festival 2008

UPDATE: I've caused some offense to my friends and … [Read more...]

Hoping to be Born Brown


(Note: I am on my honeymoon this week, so if your … [Read more...]

When Is a Hat Just a Hat?


Okay, now that you know my deep dark secret, that … [Read more...]

Confession: I’m Fascinated By Hijabs

Personally I don't feel that me dressing like a … [Read more...]

“But I have an Indian friend”


The cry of racists everywhere. "But I'm friends … [Read more...]

Quiz: Religious or Cultural?


Today we're going to play a little game. For each … [Read more...]