Social Commentary “Mama, Why Are the Kids Not Wearing Clothes?” How We Re-learn Empathy from Our Children
I see a beggar limping toward our car and shut my eyes. My six-year-old shouts, “Mama! That man has only one arm and leg!” Then she asks me a dozen questions about how heAdd to list
Social Commentary World Senior Citizen’s Day: What Makes Kolkata the City of Joy for the Elderly?
For someone used to the frenetic pace of Mumbai and Delhi, Kolkata is a black-and-white film playing out in slow motion. In a world obsessed with youth, pace, and beauty, KolkAdd to list
Social Commentary Retirement Blues: Why Does the Older Generation Resist Giving Up Work?
Those of us who grew up in the ’70s, consumed by the nine-to-five work culture, slogged throughout our youth with our eyes set on retirement. It’s hyped up as the ultimateAdd to list
Social Commentary No One Killed Pehlu Khan: How a Shoddy Police Investigation Allowed a Lynch Mob to Get Away with Murder
Eyewitness footage and a video confession was not enough to get the Alwar district court to convict the six men accused of lynching Pehlu Khan in 2017. The verdict was based oAdd to list
Social Commentary “Are You Done Venting?”: How Priyanka Chopra Went from “Desi Girl” to “Patriot”
What could have been a simple response to accusations of provoking nuclear war became a turning point in the Priyanka Chopra career graph. With a tweet and a speech, Chopra’Add to list