Category: Opinion

The Dirty Truths of the Clean Job

Just a few weeks back, in the month of September, the newspaper articles were filled with the deaths of “manual scavengers”. Like any other person I googled about manual scavenging and came across a documentary named “ Kakkoosa ”. It is so difficult to think about the lives of these people after watching...

Safety of women in India – Threatened by the Threaten?

December, 2012 A girl was raped brutally and scummed to death. But why was she out at an odd hour, shouldn’t she be at her “sasural”, washing dishes, calling in her mom for the next dowry installment? All this while eagerly waiting for her husband to come back home, and rape her? Naah,...