Growing up in Pakistan, I attended an all-boys Catholic school. There, corporal punishment was encouraged. When one of us wasn’t listening or paying attention, my teacher would come around and tell us to hold out our knuckles which he would then slam with a thick...

Led by actor and activist Maulik Pancholy, Act To Change is a national nonprofit dedicated to fighting bullying in the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community. Act To Change’s vision is simple: We envision a world where all youth, including within the AAPI community,...

What’s the probability of a class bully to be sleep-deprived and too tired to make good decisions? As scientists tell us, it’s very high. Sleep problems can appear before bullying and they aggravate if more bullying takes place....

This month, we highlight the cultures, accomplishments, and challenges faced by the roughly 20 million Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) people in the United States. Every year, Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) keeps me grounded by reminding me of why I’m so...

Come kick off Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) Week in Washington DC with Act To Change, a nonprofit dedicated to fighting bullying in the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community....

Editor’s Note: This year, actor Maulik Pancholy will release his first book, The Best At It. The book is about the story of 12-year-old Rahul Kapoor who begins to realize he is gay. It explores the struggles he faces with peers, family, and identity and...