Sunday, February 28, 2021

    Sabiha Mazid

    3 POSTS
    Sabiha Mazid is a research scholar pursuing her Ph.D in Sociology at J.N.U.   

    All That is Lovely, Need Not be Fair: Learning to Embrace People Beyond the Colour of Their Skin

    From harmless taunts to media induced cultural symbols of beauty, the obsession with ‘fair’ skin points to a regressive and archaic Indian self.

    Why is Assam Against the CAA and NRC

    The North-Eastern state of Assam is burning and raging against the CAA, this article gives us an in-depth understanding of the historical underpinnings and context of Assam’s growing anger.

    A Raging Anger, a Sense of Emergency and the March to Delhi Police Headquarters

    After police personnel entered the JMI campus and a violent clash broke out, students from several universities marched to the police headquarters at ITO.

    Sabiha Mazid

    3 POSTS
    Sabiha Mazid is a research scholar pursuing her Ph.D in Sociology at J.N.U.   


    What was Behind Gandhi’s Success with the Salt Satyagraha in 1930 and the Failure of the Non-Cooperation Movement in the 1920s?

    Gandhi’s leadership and his ability to bring together people from diverse backgrounds is reflected across the movements he initiated, why then were some successful and others not equally so?

    Bargained Livelihoods During the Pandemic:Understanding the Condition of Women Tribal Vendors in Odisha’s Koraput

    The plight of  tribal women vendors has deteriorated due to the pandemic and the lockdown which has impacted their livelihoods and access to entitlements.

    Donald Trump’s Supporters and Our Farmer

    At a time when Donald Trump’s supporters are attacking the foundations of democracy, our farmers are arousing hope, and teaching us the art of nonviolent resistance to remind the rulers of the discontents of potential authoritarianism.

    JNU: A Wounded Space

    On this fateful day last year, JNU witnessed an organized attack on students and teachers inside the campus premises. Even after a year, the question remains : can the spirit of the university be restored?

    2021: Can We Say ‘No’ to the Cult of Narcissism? 

    From the traumatic pain of psychic bewilderment to the light of resistance—we passed through diverse experiences in 2020. As we welcome 2021, is it possible to nurture the spirit of love and justice?