Texas Strong and Proud: What I Realized Living Through Hurricane Harvey

Every day things happen that throw off our plans. Weddings get rained on, events get canceled and places get snowed in. We accept and expect Mother Nature of being unpredictable, but that doesn’t mean we are always prepared. We are not always kind to her nor each other. At times I question our humanity and where it has gone, especially with everything going on in the world. But this weekend, my hope in humanity has been restored.

Thank You, Ian Grillot, for Being What America is All About and Standing up for Immigrants

This is an open letter to Ian Grillot. Grillot came to the rescue when a very hateful man started harassing Srinivas Kuchibhotla and Alok Reddy Madasani.

10 Mindfulness Tips for Coping with the Holiday Season

Everyone is getting together, buying presents, cooking meals, and getting up close and personal. It can be a stressful time for most people, however, those suffering with anxiety, depression, or any other form of mental illness have a particularly difficult challenge to face.

Post-Thanksgiving Delusions Shed With Support of Standing Rock

There are very few Americans who are unaware of the fact that their homes stand upon land stolen from this country’s indigenous peoples.

The BG Staff Spreads The Thanksgiving Spirit

On this special day, we would like to wish you all a very Happy Thanksgiving & a Happy Hanukkah! As a group of individuals,who work from all over the states and the world, we are so grateful to have such amazing readers & fans. We are all so lucky to be given an opportunity to be the voice for young, South Asian women. We hope you have an amazing day with family & friends. Happy Holidays!