Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Rajeshwari

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Rajeshwari T is a The New Leam Contributing Writer. Her areas of interest are Education, Society and Gender. She is based in Chennai.

What Will Half of India Vote For: Women, Marginality and the Politics of Representation?

GENDER/In a nation where women continue to be way more scarcely represented than their male counterparts, how can a democracy ensure that it hears its women out?

The Body as a Site for Politics: Sabarimala Raises Questions on Faith versus Civility Debate

SABRIMALA ISSUE The Sabarimala issue raises important question regarding women’s dignity and their right to worship as a constitutional right.

Right to Breach Privacy: Centre’s Surveillance Order

The new law is likely to breach privacy and raise several important concerns about the proper utilization of data. The hue and cry over the mandate by the Opposition has asserted that it will be an assault on privacy.

The Ghost of Keezhvenmani Haunts Tamil Nadu Fifty Years after a Dalit Massacre

Keezhvenmani is still steeped with poverty, sporadic jobs, and erratic income. While the incident saw its representation in literature and movies, it has failed to remain fresh in the collective imagination of the subaltern in their demand for justice.

Reducing Cricketers into Cattle: The IPL Destroys the Spirit of Sports

SPORTS The grand spectacle of IPL has held the spectators in captivation since its conception in 2008 by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

Rajeshwari

20 POSTS
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Rajeshwari T is a The New Leam Contributing Writer. Her areas of interest are Education, Society and Gender. She is based in Chennai.

OPINION

What it takes to be a Labourer: May Day and the Plight of the Ordinary in the National Capital

May 1st is internationally celebrated as Workers' Day marking the tremendous efforts and historic contributions of workers during the labour movement.

Digital Pedagogy: Learning with Adroit Promptness for Instant Gratification

The pandemic may have made digitalised modes of learning common but it's important to look at them with both criticality and reflexivity.

 Does Anybody Bother About Political Education?

Amid the ritualization of elections and the valorization of success stories, do we really bother to see the all-pervading decadence, and think of appropriate political education to resist the pathology of mainstream electoral politics?

On Touch, Love and Culture of Learning

A teacher narrates his experimental engagement with rural children, and reflects on the meaning of making a difference in the culture of learning.   

Gandhi, Education and Rural Reconstruction: An Abandoned Dream

Gandhi's vision of education is deeply intertwined with the idea of rural reconstruction, here is an article looking at this important issue.