It’s been almost 3 weeks since the world watched George Floyd’s precious life be taken away. It’s been almost 3 weeks since, and stated also by his daughter, that George Floyd changed the world.

I’ve been taking the last couple of weeks to truly reflect – to reflect on my own upbringing as a South Asian woman of an immigrant family and how I can be an ally for the Black community. And upon my reflection, I came across two thoughts that never crossed my mind in the past: