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Krithika Varagur

Krithika Varagur is an American journalist who writes about religion and politics in Southeast and South Asia and is the author of The Call: Inside the Global Saudi Religious Project, out April 21 from Columbia Global Reports.

“Let My Building Burn”

Restaurateur Ruhel Islam is one of several South Asian Americans demonstrating a new kind of allyship with Black Lives Matter — one that is more vocal, forceful, and humble.

Krithika Varagur

June 30, 2020

How India’s Coronavirus Lockdown Failed Its Migrant Workers

The abrupt shutdown left India's 120 million migrant laborers in the lurch — states, civilians, and companies had to scramble to their defense.

Krithika Varagur

April 07, 2020


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