Who is the fairest/tannest of them all?

Who is the fairest/tannest of them all?

Our obsession with white skin comes from how we look at the west. We think they’re superior because they have white skin. But on the other hand people in those countries want a tan. A lot of girls growing up are often told not to play out in the sun because they’ll get darker. You’re restricting your girls from going out and having fun. But this restriction doesn’t apply to boys. Continue reading Who is the fairest/tannest of them all?

From India to Australia: an immigrant’s experience

From India to Australia: an immigrant’s experience

Mother India. Home to the second largest population in the world. But not all Indians live there or are even from there. According to a United Nations report, there are 16 million Indians living abroad. We make up the world’s largest diaspora. Swetha Raj and I sit down for a chat after a 7 month hiatus. She tells me how she wound up in the land down under. Continue reading From India to Australia: an immigrant’s experience