I love being an Indian, truly I do. With the country's powerful history, one-of-a-kind culture, and to-die-for food, how could one simply not? But behind India's beautiful face, there is a growing dis...
Aswathi Thomas is a high-schooler from the state of Texas and enjoys writing articles regarding important global issues. She takes a strong stance against colorism in a color- conscious Indian society. Aswathi recently wrote a persuasive speech regarding internalized racism which qualified for the State and National speech and debate tournaments earlier this year.
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