There have been a few hate crimes recently in the United States over the last few weeks regarding South Asian Indian Americans. We have been told to get out of our country to go back to wherever it is that these people think we are from.
Here’s the thing: we are in our country. There are a lot of us who were born and raised here or have immigrated here legally and are doing our part to support America. We are a part of the melting pot that is the United States.
Part of the problem is that we have been inactive in raising our voices against the hate that is occurring.
I wanted to share a video that talks about this a little bit further: