As summer travel and holidays get underway, your Elephants in the Room contributors. is ahistorical given Washington’s enduring interests and role in the region. India’s War: World War II and the Making of Modern South Asia, An Indian girl prays during the Christmas midnight mass at Saint Joseph’s Cathedral in Lucknow, India, Monday, Dec. 25, 2017. While Hindus and Muslims comprise the majority of the population, Christmas is also observed…