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That Desi Spark (formerly The Woke Desi)

Nov 9, 2021

In South Asian cultures, there is inherent pressure for women, in particular, to bond two families. This can result in stress, a lack of boundaries, and difficult relationships...but it doesn't have to be that way! Israa Nasir, therapist and founder of Well.Guide joins TWD to discuss in-law relationships and...


Nov 9, 2021

Ramya Chunduri joins this episode of TWD to explain how domestic violence, an issue an underreported 2 in 5 South Asian women face, has transformed through the pandemic. The UN called it a "shadow pandemic," as rates of DV increased, social media became both a place of information and of danger, and abuse transformed...