Many immigrants who identify strongly with the multiple aspects of their heritage balance many aspects of their traditions and cultures. Indian-American author Jhumpa Lahiri has lived most of her life in two cultures and shares the challenges that arise growing up feeling neither completely Indian or American. This audio reading is excerpted from her article "My Two Lives."
Tsukunft meeting in Warsaw, the capital of Poland, 1930s. Tsukunft was the youth organization of the socialist, secular Bund. Like many other Jews, its members partook in Warsaw’s bustling marketplace of political ideologies.
Two students exchange a friendly gesture as one returns to school fully veiled. Youth in France are challenging tradition and bridging divides through food, music, and sports at an unprecedented level.