Article, Opinion, The Political Express

The Other Side: CAA & NRC in Retrospection

Every coin has two sides and so does the Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 and National Register of Citizens. With the utter rage created amongst the people of India due to social influence and mass protest going on in the country, the other side of CAA and NRC might be getting glossed over. Here's a retrospective… Continue reading The Other Side: CAA & NRC in Retrospection

Article, The Political Express

Students of the World Unite

15th of December will be registered as a black day in the history of Jamia Millia Islamia when the students of the university were subjected to barbaric atrocities, but it will also be remembered as a day when we witnessed student solidarity throughout the nation as never before, only until we remember the protest disruptions… Continue reading Students of the World Unite

Article, The Political Express

Elitist Exploitation of the Proletarian Pack : How to avoid being sheep in that regard

Even in the 21st century, we choose blissful ignorance over identifying ways in which the government fleeced our ancestors, and still continues to do so. We ignore the recurring signs that tell us that we’re all still stuck with the herd mentality. Because we presuppose that government works for our welfare, forgetting that it is… Continue reading Elitist Exploitation of the Proletarian Pack : How to avoid being sheep in that regard

Article, The Political Express

Indian Education Industry: An ‘Iso’ 1947:2019 Certified Company

A country of 1.3 billion people that is engaged in producing students in 'robotic' form further constitutes to 20% of India's population and 35% of world's youth and yet the Indian Education System continues to deteriorate and stray away further from the essence of real education. Where every hour, a student commits suicide and 33%… Continue reading Indian Education Industry: An ‘Iso’ 1947:2019 Certified Company

Article, The Political Express

Slogans, Badges, Rallies are old school; Bollywood is political parties’ new favourite

Being a democratic country, India is all set to conduct it’s 17th Lok Sabha elections this year. At the time of elections political parties put blood, sweat and tears during campaigning. They make promises to the general public and God knows how many of them get fulfilled! However, the world of politics these days is… Continue reading Slogans, Badges, Rallies are old school; Bollywood is political parties’ new favourite

News, Report, The Political Express

The Oppressor And The Oppressed

"Just because the opressor is bad, doesn't mean that the opressed is good," said Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak in a lecture on the title 'What Is It To Translate?' in M.A. Ansari Auditorium, Jamia Millia Islamia, as she discussed the problems that subalterns face. This statement, despite all the things she said, stuck with me for… Continue reading The Oppressor And The Oppressed

Poetry

Masoom Bacchi (معصوم بچی)

Masoom Bacchi Aao baithein zara kuch kaam karein Insaniyat ke naam ye ek paigham karein Izzat mao behno ki looti ja chuki hai bahut Na bhare zakhm par marham tu zara aam karein Imaan gar na becha ho abhi tak tumne Rooh ka sauda gar na kia ho tumne Insaniyat kuch gar zinda ho abhi… Continue reading Masoom Bacchi (معصوم بچی)