Some may see the holidays as a time to retreat from the cascade of crises facing our nation and world. We choose to see the holidays not as a time to try to escape but as an opportunity to ground ourselves in joy.
We are so excited to announce that the United Shades of America episode we worked on with W. Kamau Bell just won an EMMY! It is the first hour-long episode on Sikhs in America — the first time the nation has seen Sikhs tell our own stories, in our own voices, for an hour on television. And now it has received the highest honor in the industry!
Today the President reversed his family separation policy. Let's be clear: The administration's zero-tolerance
Dear Friends, We got word last Saturday, September 23rd that the Trump administration was preparing a new executive order. The next day, the order came down: a third Muslim Ban that is more expansive than the original. It targets more countries and bans certain immigrants and refugees — indefinitely. It was hard to breathe — the ban hurts thousands of families abroad and fan the flames of hate against families like mine on this soil. But then I remembered: We have been here before. On September 23, 1913 — exactly one hundred and four years ago — my grandfather sailed by steamship from