03 June 2011 ~ 37 Comments

Deconstructing the Dreamer Status

Angy’s post over at DreamActivist on D-Identity made me feel really proud today. It’s heartening to know that the spaces you have established and fueled are constantly refueled with critical thought and an honest accountability that is missing from most other movements. Here’s a small snippet: During the battle for the federal DREAM Act last […]

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16 January 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Best Songs from Bollywood – 2009

Want to try out new, ‘exotic’ International music and just don’t know what to listen to after seeing the gazillion Indian music albums out there? Well, here is a listing of some of the best songs from Bollywood in 2009, in my opinion. New York – Tune Jo Na Kaha 3 Idiots – Behti Hawa […]

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05 July 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Morons of the Week: Homophobic Religious Leaders in India

On the heels of the Section 377 repeal in India, some faith-based leaders cannot hold in their hatred and discontent. The Times of India reports: Leaders of faith across the spectrum are appalled — albeit to varying degrees — by the judgment. While Reverend Dominic Emmanuel, spokesperson of the Delhi Catholic Archdiocese, said the Catholic […]

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02 July 2009 ~ 40 Comments

My Coming Out Story – Growing Up Gay in Fiji

This is really not for use in an immigration court proceeding or as part of your research paper. If you do decide you want to use bits and pieces of it, please have the courtesy to inform me. I am always asking everyone to share their stories because narratives are powerful, persuasive, and so that […]

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30 May 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Drawing Lines in the Immigration Debate

There comes a point in the U.S. immigration debate when I really question what ‘camp’ can I really fit under. It happens when advocates of undocumented students scoff at the lives and dreams of legal immigrants to the United States and support restrictions rather than critical reforms to the H-1 B program. Senator Durbin–a great […]

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