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Scaachi Koul

Writer, intern, The Huffington Post Canada

Scaachi Koul is a writer and journalist based in Toronto. She is currently a journalism student at Ryerson University and an editorial intern at The Huffington Post Canada. Her work has appeared in <em>Maclean's OnCampus</em>,, and the <em> Toronto Standard</em>, among others.
Your Skin Is Not Your

Your Skin Is Not Your Enemy

After 9/11, I didn't want people to think I was Muslim. "They" were going to make my life harder for something "we" never had a hand in. "They" were the ones responsible and I wanted nothing to do with it. Being referred to as Muslim quickly changed from a harmless mistake to a black mark.
09/09/2011 01:31 EDT