Thoughts on Devyani Khobragade’s op-ed on Indrani Mukherjea and Feminism

A friend sent me the following article by the previously infamous Devyani Khobragade, she who is/was the India Foreign Service officer accused of unfairness, slavery and such and was poorly treated when she was arrested and held by the American authorities. In this article, she ponders on the unfair treatment of the current leading lady…

New TV Shows 2015 In Review (Part 2)

Aaand we’re back! Thank you for sticking around, I meant to put this out over the weekend but laziness intervened (the villain!) Time for Round-2 of the reviews for the new series that I’ve seen thus far this past year and the third (and probably final) installment of the reviews will be up here in…

West Papua: Another example of a larger failing.

I’ve been reading bits and piece about this for some time and once again, it’s simultaneously remarkable that such actions exist even in todays more connected and enlightened world and that both the media and average people who have the world at their fingertips are either ignorant of it, in denial of it or just…

2015 Eisner Awards – My picks!

It’s award season!! Well, okay fine, its not a “season” like with some industries, but it’s time for The Eisner Awards and I’m so completely and totally excited! The past couple of years have been a boon and a blessing for comic fans and creators alike with so, so many amazing comics coming out –…

Rapists or Hateful Cultures? Who is worse?

Just read this article and had to share what came to mind. This is horrible, yet I cannot help but agree with the writer, the pain and not hiding it is the reason for looking at and knowing about things like this in our history – I have always felt that we humans need to…

Orwells India?

Disclaimer: The following is simply a statement of news and facts as best as I have seen them and not to be taken as an absolute gospel of the way things are – I cannot and do not know everything, just make observations on what I do know and try my best to stay informed…