Despite being an exhaustive and immersive read, the book falls short of being a real game-changer.
What Is My Nationalism Today?
My nation has always been much more than the political party on its throne. And so has my nationalism.
The Neem Tree
The neem tree in my ancestral home's courtyard is more proof of my nationalism than any citizenship documents will ever be.
Student Protests: Rewriting Justice by Turning Fiction Into Fact
The Komal Sharmas are left free but someone like Safoora Zargar, who fought for democracy and love, is behind bars.
Identity in the Time of Dissent II: Tricolour Symbolism
An encounter with the social media hate factory over a poster of a tricoloured-hijab-wearing woman.
Two Adjectives, One Noun
A poetic story of a skinny Muslim girl in India.
The Saffronisation of Saffron
Saffron – both the spice and the colour of patriotic fervour – is poisonous when consumed in excess.
Are My Opinions Really My Own?
The opinions we hold as we grow up are shaped at an early age and are often a reflection of our immediate environment.
How ‘Article 15’ Addresses Caste Blindness While Critiquing ‘New India’
The spectacular similarity with the contemporary political scenario and its critique is a bold divergence from Bollywood's hero-worship culture.