Social Commentary In the Post #MeToo World, How Do We Build Safe, Equal Workplaces?
In the recent spate of #MeToo outings, some of the smartest men in this country have been exposed as harassers. Men who abused their power and refused to use their judgment about how to talk to women, and what to talk to women about. These aren’t as grey as they’re sometimes made out to be.Add to list
POV If Anthony Bourdain’s Life Was Not Perfect How Can Ours Ever Be?
What could have made Anthony Bourdain, sitting in a luxury hotel, in the middle of shooting a much-loved show, feel so hollow that he had to kill himself? For 99.99 per cent of humanity, who will never rent a countryside villa, the question that rankles is, is it going to be worth it, when we get there?Add to list
Social Commentary House Hunting in “Liberal” Bandra With My Hindu Wife and Imaginary Dog
When I moved to Mumbai, I was told that as a Catholic I would get a house for rent cheaper than the average heathen. In one building, I was specifically asked if my wife was also a Catholic. Other owners were okay with my Hindu wife, but weren’t okay with the thought that I wanted to keep a dog.Add to list