– you talked about that you are enthusiastic about the prejudices that minorities have against other minorities, and also you believed that that ended up being a excellent comedy area. And you also work that into the brand new show for the reason that there’s a woman that is indian do not obtain the arranged wedding she ended up being likely to have. And she married a Muslim man, after which they divorced, and none of this feamales in this specific Indian community wish to talk along with her because she had married a Muslim man. Is a good example of that which you had been speaing frankly about with regards to prejudices some minorities have actually about other minorities? Needless to say, in Asia.
GROSS: In Asia, Hindus aren’t a minority, however in America they have been.
KALING: Yeah, absolutely. I do believe this is certainly positively a good example of that. We have seen firsthand the racism that Hindus feel towards Muslims due to, you realize – it really is strange to inherit a prejudice as a result of a thing that’s located in Asia, you understand, because i do believe it really is about Kashmir dilemmas and simply the difficulties that take destination in India, and then you’re expected to inherit them when you are right here, too. Continue reading “Whenever I interviewed you in 2012, you pointed out – and I also do not keep in mind exactly what the context is”