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The Sanitization of Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy

Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) was a revolutionary during the struggle for civil rights amongst Black Americans. A popular figure whose impact is known throughout the country, culminating in a national holiday, MLK’s legacy is one that has been washed down in its intensity and intention. The American project has oft used Black revolutionaries and leaders to create an appeasement …


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The Indian Children Welfare Act

The Supreme Court of the US has been “struggling” with a case dealing with the rights of sovereignty of Native tribes. They are hearing arguments challenging the Indian Child Welfare Act which is known as “ICWA.” The ICWA was enacted over 40 years ago when a congressional investigation found that public and private agencies had removed a third of all …


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Hindu Nationalism in Mid-Term Elections

The Maryland gubernatorial race saw Wes Moore, the successful Democratic candidate, draw support from leaders of organizations that formerly supported former President Trump. One of the fundraisers for Moore was a Hindutva member, Adapa Prasad, the national president of the group Overseas Friends of the Bharatiya Janata Party. The Overseas Friends of the BJP form the US wing of Indian …