The Brown Burndown Episode 21: #BlackLivesMatter & Anti-Blackness in South Asian Culture

The Brown Burndown Episode 21: #BlackLivesMatter & Anti-Blac...

The Brown Burndown: An Indian American Pop Culture Pod

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Taking a break from fluffy celebrity stuff to talk about what really matters. This week, we discuss the model minority myth and how much it harms Black communities, how Bollywood celebrities are #hypocrites for promoting #BlackLivesMatter while also endorsing whitening creams, and how South Asians owe so much to MLK who "cced" them on the Civil Rights movement in 1965. Real talk, it's been a rough few weeks and we're here for anyone who wants to reach out. Sending
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Taking a break from fluffy celebrity stuff to talk about what really matters. This week, we discuss the model minority myth and how much it harms Black communities, how Bollywood celebrities are #hypocrites for promoting #BlackLivesMatter while also endorsing whitening creams, and how South Asians owe so much to MLK who "cced" them on the Civil Rights movement in 1965. Real talk, it's been a rough few weeks and we're here for anyone who wants to reach out. Sending
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