#5 – We Ain’t Terrorists with Ali Hassan & Dave Merheje

Niru pays tribute to a provocative post-9/11-themed comedy tour called We Ain’t Terrorists that recently ended a decade-long run touring Canada. She chats with comedians Ali Hassan and Dave Merheje about Desis and brown-skinned people of all backgrounds being victims of “inaccurate” and tragically funny racism. Niru with Ali Hassan at Toronto’s Aga Khan Museum and Dave Merheje (via…

#1 – Sugar Sammy

Welcome to Desiland! This podcast by Toronto-based journalist Niru Kumar in collaboration with TNKR Media explores modern Desi life in North America. In this first episode, Niru chats with quadrilingual Desi-Canadian comic Sugar Sammy about his Desi influences, family, love, “going white” and more! Sugar Sammy is playing sold-out shows in Toronto this weekend! But…