Im a student living in America. Why do I care about the Farmer’s Protests in India? Why should you?

  • Since 26 November, farmers from Punjab and Haryana have laid siege to the national capital. They are protesting against recently passed Farm Bills
  • These bills lay the framework for allowing farmers…

“Get out of my country.”

A 50 year old Sikh man Surjit Malhi, was ambushed in Turlock. Two men beat him and sprayed a neo-Nazi symbol on his car. No arrests were made. His turban saved his life.

A 71 year old man Sahib Singh Natt’s turban got knocked off…

A particularly vile attention seeking Misogynist failed to make headlines as he attempted to critique an amazing mentor for the South Asian community.

Ghandi has a powerful message that brings up some important issues for woman in developing nations. …

Not mine credits goes to the original artist

#justiceformanishavalmiki

On September 14, 19 year old Manisha was cutting grass with her mother and brothers.

“Four-five people came from behind, threw my sister’s dupatta around her neck, and dragged her inside the bajra field,” the lady’s sibling said to Reader’s Cook.

There the men gang raped her and she…

This isn’t my artwork but I love the message.

“Why do you let your daughter stay out in the sun for too long, don’t you see she will get dark?” The woman pointed at me while rolling her eyes at my mom. Seven year old me, was wrapped up in a pool towel holding an ice cream cone that…

They tell us that the most important thing in our lives should be marriage.

I was really excited to go to my friend’s wedding, good food, dancing, getting reunited with some old friends. Besides trying to look for a million different outfits to wear for each of the functions, I…

There is a saying, stand tall. Luckily, we were born already standing tall ;)

As a woman, I was always told to be smaller and take up less space. But here I was taller than all of the boys up until halfway through high school. I out grew clothes too…

My grandma taught me everything, except how to live without her.

Appreciate your grandparents when they ask to speak about your day. Appreciate the amount of love they invest in you.
Appreciate the way they fight for you.

Whenever I have to write anything, especially something creative, I always am…

Natasha Arora Jain

CEO of Muskaan, world traveler, fiction writer, American born Punjabi. Insta- tasha_2398

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