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Meghna Rao

Meghna Rao is the former managing editor at The Juggernaut. She once lived in India, reporting on tech; she's now back in New York.

Opinion: Why I Protest

It was Black America that embraced South Asians, who often refuse to discuss race.

Opinion: Who Gets to Be “Chef”?

The Alison Roman debacle shows us that the immigrant cook gets little to no recognition or economic payoff. The celebrity chef builds a lifestyle.

The South Asian Frontliners of New York

As COVID-19 sweeps the city, it’s not just healthcare workers who are stepping up to fill essential services.

When Parents Love Modi

What happens when the people who condone Hindutva are your family?

Brownpandering is a Thing

Political campaigns have started wooing brown people, sometimes authentically, sometimes not.

Anik Khan is Flexing

The Queens rapper — with new music out all year — is ready to show off.

Life After Marriage

Divorce and separation can be isolating. How do you rebuild community?

The Black-Dalit Solidarity Movement

Black History Month is an important time to remember the ties between black and Dalit movements, complicated as they may be.

How Phoning Home Has Changed

Messaging services like WhatsApp and FaceTime have made communication easier for the diaspora, but also more fleeting.

The American Diaspora Protests CAA

On Sunday’s National Day of Action, South Asians across the country came together to protest the new India.


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