Is this a society that enables bullies?

Bully seems to best describe today's Presidential Debate in the US. Many TV hosts called it "cringe worthy" and lots of folks turned off their TV because it was a train wreck. I have been writing bits and pieces of this blog since yesterday after an unpleasant experience. Initially I felt like a victim of … Continue reading Is this a society that enables bullies?

New Year new normal

April 14th is Tamil New Year. The past couple of days/weeks have also been filled with spring celebrations from Easter to Passover to New Year in Sri Lanka (Aluth Avuruthu), Cambodia (Chol Chnam Thmey), Laos (Songkan / Pi Mai Lao), Thailand (Songkran), Nepal (Bikram Samwat / Vaishak Ek) and Burma (Thingyan). Across various communities in … Continue reading New Year new normal