CULTURE, EMPOWERMENT, MENTAL HEALTH

The Young Asian American Experience

How much do you know about the Asian American students in your class? You’ve heard the model minority myth, the stereotypes, the “toxic” parental pressure, and probably even witnessed the statistical success of the Asian American student. But how much of it is really true? And which of these perceptions are detrimental to the Asian […]

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EMPOWERMENT, FEMINISM, POETRY & PROSE

Her Voice

She’s silent at the dinner table That’s decorated with dishes she makes She listens to the arguments Gently smiling and the points that are made She’s the first to get up She always clears the plates Would we know what to do without her? A question I avoid every day   I have written many […]

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CULTURE, EMPOWERMENT, ENTERTAINMENT

Hasnain Ali: Producing Opportunities

Featured Image: Yekaterina Gyadu Hasnain Ali is a Pakistani-American Muslim actor and producer from Queens, New York. He has been in short films, web series, TV series, and feature films such as the 2017 romantic comedy Irritable starring Aaron Dake, Stefanie Bloom, Jessica Barrish, and more. Ali’s love for acting began when working in finance. […]

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EMPOWERMENT, POETRY & PROSE, POLITICS

Build Up

Featured Artwork: LMNOPI What must you do When your screen is a scene of terror and malice alike What must you do When all you can see smoke and no hope in sight What must you do When your mind is a battleground and no one believes your word What must you do When you’re […]

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