beauty http://kalw.org en Miss America's not fair enough... for Indians http://kalw.org/post/miss-americas-not-fair-enough-indians <p></p><p><span style="letter-spacing: 0px; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; line-height: normal; ">Her name is Nina Davuluri and this Indian American is the new "Miss America."</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;<span style="letter-spacing: 0px; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; line-height: normal; ">Indians are of course in a self-righteous lather about the blatant racism expressed on twitter recently, but here’s the ugly truth. Nina Davuluri can be Miss America. But she could never be Miss India. Or even Miss Indian-American Fremont. She’s just too dark</span></p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 13:45:00 +0000 Eric Wayne 33193 at http://kalw.org Miss America's not fair enough... for Indians Fair and Lovely? http://kalw.org/post/sandip-roy-fair-and-lovely <P>I learned about "tighty whities" in America thanks to Calvin Klein.<BR>It was only after I came back to India that I encountered the dark side of the tighty whitey. I always knew Indians had an obsession with fairness. But I have to admit I was a little taken aback to find that in the new India you could lighten not just your face, or your arms but also your very very private parts.......</P> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 18:13:05 +0000 Sandip Roy 16506 at http://kalw.org Fair and Lovely?