Articles By: 

Guneet Pooni

Guneet Pooni

Guneet studies International Relations & Law and Society at UBC. As a writer, her interests lie in sharing community stories, politics, and social issues. When she’s not binge-watching shows, Guneet likes playing basketball, volleyball, and paddling with UBC Current. You can find her on Twitter @guneet_p.


The Transition Generation: Intergenerational trauma, healing, and guilt

The ‘transition generation’ on their journey of community healing is breaking away from toxic cycles
What's trending

5X Weekly Roundup: Komagata Maru Memorial gets vandalized, A crash in Surrey claims the lives of 3 junior hockey players, vaccine passports, & more

A quick breakdown of 5 trending stories that you may have missed this week.
Arts & culture

Never Have I Ever Season 2 takes a deeper dive into the coming of age genre

Season 2 explores female friendships and eating disorders through its brown characters.

Surrey-born Jasman Sangha commits to NCAA basketball team in Texas

Sangha tells 5x Press about his journey to the NCAA and how the community helped keep him driven.

How Indian grocery stores produce culture and nostalgia in the diaspora

Indian grocery stores evoke nostalgia and act as social spaces for the community.

About 5X Press

Culture, community and conversation. 5X Press is the essential South Asian youth culture magazine in Canada, covering all things arts & culture, trending topics, news, & so much more. We connect our community to one another, and to the world. 5X Press is written and published in Surrey, BC, by a team of 14 writers.

Subscribe to 5X Press

Join our email list to be the first to receive updates on the latest from 5X Press.

You're on the 5X Press list! Check your inbox for updates.
Oops! Something went wrong — check your email and try again.