Little Brown South Asian Girls

Little Brown South Asian Girls

Thoughts on the nomination of Senator Kamala Harris as a VP Candidate for U.S. 2020 Elections - a first for South Asian Women to be nominated in the top ticket in either political party.

I am in first grade. Brightly colored paper, the scent of freshly sharpened colored pencils, and the boisterous laughter of my classmates fill my classroom. We are making Mother’s Day cards and are supposed to fill the page with a sweet letter to our moms. But I sit at my desk, frozen, unsure who to address the letter to.

The Pink Tax

The Pink Tax

The pink tax holds women to a financial and economical disadvantage. Is the pink tax real? If so, how can we mitigate or eliminate its effects on low or middle income women? Let’s dive into it Image credit: [HealthLine]

In 2019, newfound attention turned to an economic phenomenon that had slipped under the radar. Half of the national population was spending significantly more on day-to-day purchases, such as hygiene products, apparel, and even children’s toys. They made up our country’s teachers, laborers, politicians, daughters, wives, and mothers. And on average, they spend almost $1,351 more a year on extra costs compared to men.

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