Recently, several citizens from Northeast India have been called 'corona' in public places across the country.
It was terrifying to realise that if you do not run, you will be beaten up and detained.
The commodification of education means walking away from the idea that education serves a human goal, and not just the vested interests of a few.
JNU's administration appears to be complicit in this process and failing in its duty to defend its own university and its democratic culture, said the teacher's association.
Dileep Kumar Yadav says the university is subjecting him to frequent hostel transfers, fines and even casteist slurs to punish him for his activism.
The next time you hear some vapid diatribe about ethical businesses and market-based solutions, don’t be afraid to shut it down.