Category: DUB Speak

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Bollywood, Are You Listening?

The Hindi film industry, right from its very inception has been misogynistic and has sexualised women. Bollywood glorifies homely or ‘sanskaari’. Women deserve...

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World Book Day: 10 ways to Preserve your Reading Habits

This world book day, DU Beat celebrates the art of reading and brings to you 10 ways to cultivate and preserve your reading habits: No matter how much convenience a...

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How to spot a fascist regime: Is our the one?

In addition to the many prejudices, errs, and the copacetic oversimplifications of the modern man, is the idea that Nazi Germany or Mussolini’s Italy are dystopian...

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Third gender: A Pseudo-liberal Identity

In 2014, Supreme Court birthed a legal identity for the kinnar population in our country — third gender. But, who are these ‘other’ people and how are they...

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The Auburn Umbrella: Spring Fashion

“Florals? For spring? Groundbreaking. “quipped Miranda Preistly in The Devil Wears Prada. The dilemma of spring fashion continues to be complex as it was almost a...

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The Need for Gender Neutral Washrooms in Colleges

At first, the idea of having gender-neutral washrooms in a university space may seem drastic; however,  we cannot let this kind of conservatism become an excuse for the...

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A Love Letter to Delhi University

This letter would have ideally been written on a giant maple leaf from Mohabbatein, being ‘the last leaf’ from a third year student to the University of...

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Unmasking Masculinity: The Boy Crisis

We are at a historic moment in terms of gender equality. Masculinity, as you know it, asks men to be ‘tough and ‘strong’. However, this machismo-driven notion of...

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Breaking Barriers: The Pulitzer Prize Winners 2018

The Pulitzer Prize, the highest American honour in journalism was recently announced. Here is a look at the winners. The Pulitzer Prize, a prestigious annual award in...

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10 Things a Graduate Has to Say to The Class of 2018

Here’s a list of 10 things that graduates want to share with the to-be graduates, the batch of 2018, to help them out with love and life! It’s that time of the year...