Sakshi Rai works on tax justice, geopolitics and financial transparency. She is a postgraduate in Development Economics from the University of Glasgow.
Latest posts by Sakshi Rai
On the recent passing of Mahasweta Devi: the writer- activist lives on through her words.
"We have never seen an atmosphere like this in India before. There never was any fear to freely voice one’s opinions."
"What is clear from all these stories is the need for an all-out rejection of these restrictive rules and the patriarchal protectionism they are built on."
Students object to the recently appointed Gajendra Chauhan as chairmen of the prestigious Film and Television Institute of India, complaining that he isn't qualified and is a political choice.
Open defecation leads to harassment among adolescent girls and women, and the country's discriminatory caste system means "the untouchables" are made to clean up waste in some areas.