Wednesday, December 09, 2015
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Yes, it's done. The mayor, Bill de Blasio, has openly proved discrimination for part of his constituents with the latest official holiday on lunar new year. Previously, back in March, he had already passed legislation to give two days off for the holy days of Eid for Muslims. As a Hindu born in a discriminated Bangladesh as a minority, coming to the US gave a new hope with equal opportunity and rights. With the naturalized citizenship process, that hope became more dense that no matter what religion, race, gender or nationality you may have, rights and opportunities are distributed evenly in this "land of the free".