Magic markers and cardboard signs have a shot against spreadsheets and slick powerpoint presentations again.
America is reeling from the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, but the Right is obsessed with the faux outrage over the construction of a Muslim cultural center two blocks from the site of the World Trade Center.
Amartya is phonetic, no? I certainly thought so. When I was growing up in Tennessee, names like Anderson,...
Red White And Desi
It was a funny thing being an Indian American in Paris. In America, I always considered myself Indian.
Voting Rights For NRIs
The Indian government is reportedly exploring proposals to allow millions of non resident Indians (NRIs) to vote in...
Illegally Coerced Surrender
There is no justification for the onerous fees, nor the retroactive application of the rules to surrender the Indian passport.
In Defence Of Masala Movies!
The pretentious hogwash of new cinema.
Wages Of Arrogance
The NRI wonder-boy with the golden touch ultimately fell victim to the most basic of human weaknesses.
Et Tu Tharoor?
A little over a year ago, when best-selling author and senior United Nations diplomat Shashi Tharoor ran for...
Say My Name
Part of me felt like a traitor. I felt like I was abandoning my Indian heritage. Like I was telling the world I was white. Or at least Latin.