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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.

    Post-Covid India Furthers Agenda of Reducing Government School Teachers into Cogs in a Bureaucratic Machinery 

    From duties in Covid surveys to being stationed on roads to impose fines on those without masks, government school teachers are compelled to do everything apart from teaching in a post-pandemic India.

    A Trust-Deficit and Sustained Disillusionment Form the Heart of the Farmers Protest in Delhi

    A ruptured relationship and a trust deficit towards the government is being reflected by the protesting farmers, but will the Centre be forced to bow down to more demands than it initially may have planned to? 

    Freedom to Experiment, Discover and Even Fail is Critical to the Development of a Scientific Temper

    Cultivating an environment conducive to the pursuit of science requires an open learning environment where children are encouraged to experiment, discover and even make a mistake.

    With Child Trafficking On the Rise, Why the World Community is Failing to Save the Children

    Globally the rapid rise of child-trafficking amid the pandemic has brought about unprecedented challenges and turned a health crisis into a crisis of child-rights.

    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...

    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.

    OPINION

    How Effective is the Union Budget 2021-22 in Terms of its Offerings to Women and Children? 

    The article below examines the effectiveness of the Budget in terms of its offerings to the women and child sectors.

    As India’s COVID crisis worsens, leaders play the blame game while the poor suffer once again

    The need of the hour is for the nation-state to show decisive leadership in not only controlling the surge of the virus, but also providing financial assistance to millions of urban poor and making arrangements for them such that they can survive the pandemic with dignity.

    After early success, India’s daily COVID infections have surpassed the US and Brazil. Why?

    India is in the grip of a massive second wave of COVID-19 infections, and lately it has been surpassing even the United States and Brazil in terms of new daily infection, why are we losing the battle against COVID-19 again?

    Applauding the Spirit of Turkish Women for their Courage to Protest Against Erdogan’s Anti-Feminist Move

    Erdogan’s decision to withdraw Turkey from the 2011 Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combatting Violence Against Women is the most despicable turn he has yet taken against women.

    From Pedagogic Theory to Living Practice: Walking with Children of Shiksha Swaraj

    Is it possible to see education beyond schools and coaching centres? Or, is it possible to break the wall of separation, and invite the marginalized to the realm of creative and life-affirming education?