How the pain and suffering of migrant workers is being overlooked vis-a-vis the glorification of their suffering as brave and enduring.
The big screen, small screen and advertisements alike have equally stereotyped the Gurkha community. The slur used in the web series will further reinforce such racial discrimination.
Kolkata is now fighting a dual war, against coronavirus and the fallout of a deadly cyclone.
The rules are different, the new ‘normal’ is nothing like we had ever imagined.
Over six million children with disabilities have been brought into mainstream classrooms without the resources required to support their education.
While we mourn the death of our favourite celebrities – and rightfully so – we must also give respect to millions of others who are toiling away in poverty-stricken anonymity.
After the killing of Merajuddin, I know I will look back fearfully every time I’m allowed to pass a checkpoint – looking to see if someone is pointing a gun …