Believe Survivors

Whether you are having lunch at the office, sitting in a classroom, or watching the news, the term sexual violence is at the forefront of all conversations. It’s safe to say that the #MeToo movement has affected the lives of both men and women all over the world. However, for survivors of sexual violence, this … More Believe Survivors

Online Violence Against Women in Politics

Violence against women is not a new phenomenon. Women of all ages, races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, genders and abilities have always faced discrimination. However, women have fought tirelessly to have their voices be heard in all aspects of life. In particular, the global suffrage movement is one that has pushed societies worldwide towards a … More Online Violence Against Women in Politics

Athens, Greece: Part 2

After touring around Greece in Santorini, Thessaly, Lakonia and Argolis, the trip finally came full circle back to Athens. Once we arrived into the city from Epidaurus, the first order of business was lunch! We stopped by the Indian Chef again for a delicious Indian meal and then made a quick pit stop at Konstantinidis Confectioneries for … More Athens, Greece: Part 2

Peloponnese, Greece: Part 1

After the most incredible experience in Meteora, our Greek adventure led us next to the Peloponnese! The Peloponnese is the haven of any Ancient Greek lover. It’s not only the home of key archaeological sites of ancient civilizations from the Mycenaeans, Venetians, Byzantines, and the Ottomans, but also to ancient Greek mythology. This Peloponnesian landscape is a full of Olympian … More Peloponnese, Greece: Part 1

Culture of Silence

“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.” — Desmond Tutu The South Asian community, specifically the Punjabi community, knows the culture of silence all too well. Whether it’s silence on topics of sexual harassment, abuse, violence, alcoholism, addiction or aggression, we know how to keep it … More Culture of Silence