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VARIETY

 |  9-minute read
Academicians, Researching with police, Academics, Police

Researching with police: Why academic criminologists should be involved in day-to-day functioning of the police

Police-researcher partnerships offer a viable solution to resource deficits and a crime-free future.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Agriculture, Academics, Activists, Polls

Understanding the issues that electoral politics ignores

The dynamics of politics controlled by the media and party have little space for issues which take time and have complex narratives.

VOICES

 |  Crossbar  |  5-minute read
Academics, Hollywood, Sexual assault, Harvey Weinstein

What Raya Sarkar's list of sexual predators reveals

Beside the academic community, the media too is particularly ripe for a #MeToo outbreak.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Facebook list, Academics, Raya sarkar, Sexual harassment

My name is on the list of sexual harassers in academia on Facebook, this is what's wrong with it

Vigilante feminism by trolls only consolidates institutional trivialisation of sexual harassment.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
JNU, Sexual harassment, Academics, Raya sarkar

Why a Facebook list of alleged sexual predators in academia has spooked vocal Indian feminists

There seems to be an underlining presumption that only a certain kind of men are capable of committing rape/sexual harassment.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Rape Culture, Sexual harassment, Academics, Harvey Weinstein

Author Priyamvada Gopal on importance of naming and shaming sexual harassers online

This disease must be wiped out, and speaking its name has to be the beginning.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Academics, Intellectual, Philosophy

What is ailing the Indian intelligentsia?

They can either languish in irrelevance, severing themselves from society and hiding from accountability, or they can stand by the nation in this time of change.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
Academics, Delhi University, St Stephen's College

Ex St Stephen's principal explains why he's sick of the college

I call upon the management to stand up to the hour.