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    Wasim Mirza

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    Wasim Mirza is a contributing writer to The New Leam. She is also a Culture Historian - based in Hyderabad, India.

    Children in Public Schools Were Completely Neglected by the Agenda of Digital Education, And Nobody is Bothered

    It is perhaps one of the greatest paradoxes of our times that we are unable to provide an access to quality education and learning...

    Walls of Poverty & Marginalisation Weaken Women’s Voice in Pandemic Governed Economy

    Poverty and marginalisation have pushed women into deeper dens of exploitation and voicelessness amid the coronavirus pandemic.

    Why Indian Women are more Vulnerable to Suicide than any Other Country

    India accounts for 37% of female suicides in the world annually, do social stigma and lack of mental health awareness have a role to play?

    Altering Forms of Social Exclusion & Marginality Amid the Pandemic

    In an unequal society like ours, has the pandemic intensified the exiting societal cleavages?

    Pakistan Blocks Construction of First Hindu Temple in Islamabad Pointing to Shrinking Religious Freedom

    The construction of the first Hindu temple in Islamabad had to be halted after a sustained media hate-campaign and politico-religious pressure convinced the state against it.

    Wasim Mirza

    35 POSTS
    0 COMMENTS
    Wasim Mirza is a contributing writer to The New Leam. She is also a Culture Historian - based in Hyderabad, India.

    OPINION

    The Need to Look Beyond the Guru-Shishya Paradigm: The Need of Our Times

    While embedded in Indian cultural history, the Guru-Shishya parampara needs to be rethought and critically examined today not to condemn or praise but to delve deep into its roots.

    Social Suffering and Social Justice: A Sociological Reflection

    The following piece highlights the aspects of social suffering and societal justice through the prism of sociological understanding.

    How Should We Read the National Education Policy 2020?

    The article looks at the National Education Policy 2020 with a critical perspective and raises some important questions around the promises it makes and the issues it leaves unresolved.

    A Film, a City and the Tales of Politico-ethical Turmoil

    Is Pratidwandi—a ‘political’ film directed by Satyajit Ray, and released in 1970—relevant today?

    Understanding School Ethos: A View from a Krishnamurti School

    Schools are spaces where we must understand ourselves and others as mutually interdependent & in relationship to one another and to the world we inhabit.