Understanding The Color of Water, A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother (Featured on Thrive Global)

Understanding The Color of Water, A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother (Featured on Thrive Global)

"Her oddness, her complete non-awareness of what the world thought of her, a nonchalance in the face of what I perceived to be an imminent danger from blacks and whites who disliked her for being a white person in black neighborhood."

Sisters Separated By Caste – A Review of The Color of our Sky by Amita Trasi (Featured on Browngirlmagazine.com)

Sisters Separated By Caste – A Review of The Color of our Sky by Amita Trasi (Featured on Browngirlmagazine.com)

Imagine not knowing you share the same blood as the low-caste girl your family adopted. The one that is a few years older but always dutifully providing you her company. Your mother admonishes your father for bringing this girl of a lesser societal status home, but for you she’s practically a sister.