Toppling statues

In 1859, Charles Dickens’ A Tale Of Two Cities opened with “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was …

Fair and Lovely

An Indian mystic, Osho opined that discrimination starts the moment a child is born.  “Boy or a girl?”, “Dark or Fair?” are typically the very first queries new parents field.  We too, have experienced this first as parents and later, as grandparents. As people of Indian origin, this bias towards a fair complexion is engrained …