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    Sagar Dey

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    Sagar Dey is The New Leam Correspondent.

    Invoking the Essence of Goddess Durga: Beyond Brute Masculinity and Assertive Nationalism

    This time of the year brings with it the celebration of the feminine, but can this celebration be meaningful if we don’t look beyond the dual forces of brute masculinity and confining nationalism?

    Democracy and the Question of Viable Participation in a Pandemic Hit Indian Economy

    This article looks at the various economic and structural issues facing India in a coronavirus hit world and possible potentials for the resurgence of a democratic voice.

    Bollywood is Experimenting With Queer Issues, But Will They Ever Be Among Our Favourite films?

    Representing the under-represented is a responsibility that Bollywood is taking like never before, but will the Indian audience find a new resonance with queer issues and will such films ever become our true favourites?

    The Need for Amendments in the Lockdown and a Call for Reasonable Flexibility of Approach

    The total lockdown in the face of coronavirus has had multiple implications for the economy and the society. The question really is whether the allocation of fund in this regard is enough to sail us through the crisis.

    Politics of Entertainment:Revisiting the Ramayana in Times of Corona

    The popular 'Ramayana' is being re-telecasted on television as the country is undergoing a complete lockdown for 21 days due to the coronavirus pandemic. Is the fine line between politics and entertainment eroding?

    Sagar Dey

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    Sagar Dey is The New Leam Correspondent.

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    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?

    Karl Marx: Our Lost Conscience

    EDITORIAL / Karl Marx was born on May 5,1818. On his birth anniversary The New Leam pays homage to one of the most illuminating minds of modern times.