A citizenship deficit - 1 month ago
Swarna Rajagopalan looks at the Governance Deficit from the other perspective – what should the citizen do?
The Deadly Burden of Honour : War, Riots and Ethnic strife and Violence against Women - 1 month ago
In times of conflict, violence against women becomes just another instrument of war, and one that hits where it most hurts women's bodies, says Swarna Rajagopalan and looks at how we need to tackle this.
Educating girls: The gift of infinite possibility - 1 month ago
Swarna Rajagopalan looks at the education of girls and gives pointers on what it should include
Infrastructure and Women - The tree-lined road to equality - 1 month ago
The women's movement talks about access to public spaces in the context of safety. We also talk about it in the context of livelihoods. Some of us make the case that women are as entitled to enjoying public spaces as others are. But what we need to see and hear more of is feminists engaging in research and advocacy on infrastructural issues, town-planning and urban design says Swarna Rajagopalan
Governance: One idea in eight stories - 2 months ago
Swarna Rajagopalan looks at the concept of Governance and what it means, through the works of the greatest of our rulers.
No Money, No Value : Women and Work - 2 months ago
Paying women for the work they do would not only express value for the work, but express value for the women says Swarna Rajagopalan.
Health and women in India: The instinct to care, the will to heal - 2 months ago
Swarna Rajagopalan looks at the multi layered issues that surround women's health in India.
We are all works in progress - 2 months ago
What is morality ? What is Moral Decay ? Swarna Rajagopalan ponders on this complex issue.
Where prices rise and the value of women declines - 3 months ago
The hidden cost of inflation is that women become more vulnerable says Swarna Rajagopalan.
"Hamara paisa, hamara hisaab" - 3 months ago
While the anti-corruption churning of the last two years would appear to have been an urban, middle-class affair, women participating in social movements like the campaign for the Right to Information have long understood how corruption works.