WINTER ISSUE

Tag: Human rights

The public/private body

Women’s body becomes a locus of understanding the public and the private, here the public would entail the government and the other agencies apart from the individual in concern. The private would be the women and her own agency. The public/private dichotomy is hence manifested within the bodies of...

Ableism: The Discrimination Hidden in Plain Sight

Ankita Rose Subba As I sat at the dentist’s clinic, heads down, scrolling mindlessly through the social media feed while waiting and skimming the countless images that the algorithm stirred up on my screen.  A particular picture caught my eye- a pair of old, worn out shoes that had...