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Reduced to immediate identity

Being born among this caste often means discrimination from the very moment of birth, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Life’s juggernaut rolls on

Mari Marcel Thekaekara is in pensive mood as she looks back on a turbulent 2014.…

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A shining, sustainable example

If we want to save the planet, we need to look to indigenous culture, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Should we ‘Bobbitize’ the rapists?

Her gut response to one girl’s stand against an attacker makes Mari Marcel Thekaekara question her nonviolent principles.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Former Kamlari slave girls pave the way for change in Nepal

By speaking out about their experiences, survivors have helped change society, reports Kevin Childs.…

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Child brides: every two seconds

The UN calls child marriage a ‘violation’ but it continues to thrive in many countries, writes Kevin Childs.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Faith schools debate

Is there a place for faith schools in a multicultural society? We want to know your views.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The No-Nonsense Guide to Women's Rights

It is no longer acceptable to live in a world where young girls are taken out of school and forced into early marriage, where women’s employment opportunities are limited, and where the threat of gender-based violence is a daily reality — at home, in the street, at school and at work. -Michele Bachelet, Head of UN Women.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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My writing guru: They don’t make ‘em like Sadhan anymore

Contact with a former mentor has triggered memories for Mari Marcel Thekaekara, decades on from her journalism training in Kolkata.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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In search of Fatima 2

The second part of the review of Ghada Karmi’s wonderful In Search of Fatima: A Palestinian Story.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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