Fiji-Indian. Radical. Forced Migrant. Juris Doctor. Reluctant Dreamer. Undocumented. Unafraid. Unapologetic. Unashamed.
I live in a country under a military regime where pretty much all our basic human rights are suppressed or denied. Therefore I will never understand how American LGBTI “activists” have spent millions of dollars over almost two decades to repeal DADT.
Kris, Fellow Queer Fiji-Indian.
This is the only good thing about a miserable two weeks so excuse me for cherishing this ridiculous fan-girl moment from my celebrity crush.
Yes I did die and was born again. For those who don’t know Sheetal Sheth, please watch The World Unseen and I Can’t Think Straight.
Please see Three Veils if you can. It is premiering at the DC International LGBT Film Festival on Saturday. I’m going to miss it because I am supposed to be on this DOMA/Immigration panel in Philly at the same time. Yes, I do realize my priorities may be a little screwed up.
- Doctor: "Are you sexually active?"
- Patient: "Yes."
- Doctor: "Are you on birth control?"
- Patient: "No"
- Doctor: "Are you using condoms?"
- Patient: "No."
- Doctor stares me down. I shrug.
You can be in solidarity and make your point without co-opting movements and analogizing oppressions.