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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 Maclean's OnCampus, Rabble.ca, and the Toronto Standard, 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