Coronavirus Xenophobia

Awareness, Not Xenophobia: Coronavirus And The Spreading Racism

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The National President of the Hindu Mahasabha, a right wing political outfit in India, has claimed that the coronavirus is an ‘avatar’ meant to non-vegetarians.
Meghalaya Woman Trinity Saioo Receives Padma Shri For Turmeric Farming

Meghalaya Woman Trinity Saioo Receives Padma Shri For Turmeric Farming

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Turmeric lovers all over the world owe a debt to Trinity Saioo whose name has become synonymous with turmeric in India.
620 Kilometers Of Dissent: Kerala Observes R-Day With A Human Chain

620 Km. Of Dissent: Kerala Observes R-Day With Anti-CAA Human Chain

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As the country celebrates the 71st Republic Day, 70 lakh people in Kerala formed a human chain to protest against the fascist BJP government.
The Many Inventive Ways To Resist CAA, NRC And NPR

The Many Inventive Ways To Resist CAA, NRC And NPR

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The image of a girl handing a rose to a Delhi policeman at the anti CAA, NPR and NRC protest received tears of joy as well as critical backlash.
Beyond Generation Gap: What Do Parents Think Of Anti CAA Protests?

Beyond Generation Gap: What Do Parents Think Of Anti CAA Protests?

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Today when the nation affects all, across gender and generation, what we see today isn’t just a movement but paradigm shift.
BJP IT Cell And Its Desperate Attempts To Gain CAA Support

BJP IT Cell And Its Desperate Attempts To Gain CAA Support

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Amit Shah announced a toll-free number for registering people's support on CAA. This was amplified by the BJP IT Cell in many misogynistic ways.
Harvesting Revolution: How Festivals Became Sites For Anti CAA Protests

Harvesting Revolution: How Festivals Became Sites For Anti CAA Protests

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The intermingling resulted in unorthodox ways of resistance against the Islamophobic policies likw CAA, advocated by the BJP government.
How Has Social Media Helped Organise Protests Against CAA?

How Has Social Media Helped Organise Protests Against CAA?

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Social media has changed from being merely a place to post selfies to a book where history is continuously being written or re-written down.
Park Circus In Kolkata Stands Against The Citizenship Amendment Act

Park Circus In Kolkata Stands Against The Citizenship Amendment Act

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Amidst deafening slogans, the women and men of Park Circus zealously sit in demonstration against the discriminatory Citizenship Amendment Act.
NUALS, Kochi Joins Protests Against The Citizenship Amendment Act

NUALS, Kochi Joins Protests Against The Citizenship Amendment Act

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Close to 150 students, in a campus of 450, marched with roaring rallying cries against the unconstitutional Citizenship Amendment Act in NUALS, Kochi.

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Ecofeminism And COVID-19: Prejudices Of A Hindu Brahminical Society

Ecofeminism And COVID-19: Prejudices Of A Hindu Brahminical Society

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The eco-conscious health responses to the COVID-19 outbreak in India have revealed the heterosexist, racial, ageist, casteist, and classist prejudices of an overt Hindu-Brahminical society. The idea of environmentalism driven by capitalism, nationalism, and cultural imperialism exploit marginalised humans, animals, and nature alike. Therefore, the discussions around epidemics, animal welfare, and climate change must be nothing but ecofeminist.
Islamophobia In The Times Of A Pandemic

Islamophobia In The Times Of A Pandemic

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The layer that covers the entire crisis looks a lot like communal hatred or Islamophobia which is something that has been used in a country like India, time and again, to cover up the failings of a government.
Why Is Sex Or Sexuality Education In Indian Schools Still A Taboo?

Why Is Sex Or Sexuality Education In Indian Schools Still A Taboo?

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It has often been observed that there is lack of awareness not only with regard to ‘homosexuality’ but also ‘menstruation’. In spite of having discussions around teenage pregnancy, there is also a lack of awareness around safe sex.