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Vandana Menon

Vandana Menon is a reporter who’s currently helping produce The Juggernaut newsletter.

Why the H-1B System is Broken

Though the H-1B visa opens up opportunities for immigrants, outsourcing companies tend to monopolize the visa, pay low wages, and award it to non-specialists.

Pepper Spray, Flash Bangs, and an Open Door

Rahul Dubey opened up his Dupont Circle home as a refuge for protesters in Washington, D.C.

The Year of the Zoom Spelling Bee

SpellPundit’s virtual spelling bee had drama, excitement, and a few South Asian-origin words.

Even a Pandemic Can’t Stop the Indian Mango

Nearly 15 years after the infamous “nuclear mango deal,” Indian mangos are still hard to come by in the U.S. But there’s still hope.

What Trump’s Executive Order Actually Means for Jobs

President Donald Trump’s executive order claims to protect American jobs from immigrants — but it might be more about optics.

Amid World's Largest Lockdown, the Ramayan is Back

The popular television show used to bring India to a halt when it aired decades ago. Now, it’s making a comeback while Indians are housebound.


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