Kishalaya Mukhopadhyay, independent activist and blogger; associated with an initiative called The Commons; teaches Media Science in a college affiliated to WBUT and pursuing MPhil in Development Studies from Institute of Development Studies, Kolkata.
Latest posts by Kisholoy Mukherjee
People are keen to tackle fake news on Facebook. But picture becomes more complex when news and information spread through WhatsApp.
"When will this nonsense end? Or will it end at all? Each claim appears more ludicrous than the previous one."
"I go to cinema to relax and amuse myself, not to show my patriotism to my fellow countrymen. People who question my patriotism can come to my house."
"That Nike Ad shows how little we know about female sportsperson or athletes in this country."
"The mighty Indian state might have killed him but they haven't won. A 21 year old in his death has shaken you."
"Beyonce's video is a problem because it's reductive, and uses India as a prop for capitalist gain. A land and culture she has no right to."
"What happened with #RohitVemula should not happen with anyone. We can't progress until every citizen of India has equal rights!"