Month: June 2011

What Would You Say To the President?

What Would You Say To the President?

I’ve just received an invitation from President Obama to the White House on Wednesday for a briefing and reception in honor of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage.  The shock is not wearing off. I’ve asked Sharat to come with me, and both of us are […]

A Victim of 9/11 Hate Crime Fights for Attacker’s Life

A Victim of 9/11 Hate Crime Fights for Attacker’s Life

I’m deeply inspired by this story: Rais Bhuiyan making a courageous stand to end cycles of violence flowing from 9/11… Days after the 9/11 terror attacks, 31-year old laborer Mark Stroman went on a shooting spree in the Dallas area. In a drug-fueled mission of […]