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“So What?” – The Story Behind Our Privilege

– Vishesh, II B.Com It’s a startling realization that if the system was actually even close to being fair and equal, I probably wouldn’t be where I am today. Having benefited from a system that has been working in my favour at the cost of others, the least I can do is question the status…

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An Open Letter to Indian Parents

– Samyukta Kamat, II BBA  Respected Indian Parents, This is an open letter to you. This is not to humiliate you (read the whole letter before you jump into obvious conclusions or are quick to take offence, as you normally do) but to inform you on what we feel our relationship has turned into. To…

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Under the blanket of patriotism

– Shreya Chopda, II B.Com “Patriotism is, fundamentally, a conviction that a particular country is best in the world because you were born in it.” – George Bernard Shaw Patriotism is not a tool for nation building. Each nation feels superior to other nations. This inevitably breeds patriotism – and war. What should have fundamentally been…

A Personal History of the Family

 – V “Unhappy that I am, I cannot heave My heart into my mouth. I love your Majesty According to my bond; no more nor less.” — Cordelia, King Lear (Act I, Scene I) We love our family without question, be it our parents, grandparents, siblings, etc. It’s a universally accepted rule that “Family comes first”.…

Students of St. Joseph's College of Commerce protesting in solidarity

ಭಾರತದ ಪ್ರಜ್ಞೆಯನ್ನು ಬಹಳ ಕಾಲ ಕಾಡುವ ವೇಮುಲ

– ರೋಶಿನಿ ಇನ್ಛೆಂಟೀನಾ (Roshini Infenteena) ದ್ವೀತಿಯ .ಬಿ.ಕಾಂ (II B.Com) ಮಾನವನ ಹುಟ್ಟು ಒಂದು ವಿಶೇಷವಾದ ವರದಾನ ಹುಟ್ಟಿದ ಮನುಷ್ಯ ಕೆಲವು ದಿನ ಭೂಮಿ ಮೇಲೆ ಇದ್ದು ಏನಾದರೂ ಸಾಧಿಸಬೇಕು ಎಂಬುದು ಎಲ್ಲರ ಆಸೆಯಾಗಿರುತ್ತದೆ. ಪ್ರತಿಯೊಬ್ಬರಲ್ಲೂ ಗುರಿ ಎಂಬುದು ಇರಬೇಕು.ಆ ಗುರಿಯನ್ನು ಸಾಧಿಸಲು ಮನುಷ್ಯ ಏನೆಲ್ಲ ಕಷ್ಟಪಡಬೇಕು ಎಂಥೆಂಥ ತೊಂದರೆಗಳನ್ನು ಎದುರಿಸಬೇಕು ಎಂಬುವುದಕ್ಕೆ ಆಂದ್ರ ಪ್ರದೇಶದ ಗುಂಟೂರು ತಾಲ್ಲೂಕಿನ ರೊಹಿತ್ ವೇಮುಲ ಎಂಬ ಯುವಕನ ಆತ್ಮಹತ್ಯೆಯೇ ಉದಾಹರಣೆಯಾಗಿದೆ.