- RT @BigTenNetwork: Braxton Miller does his best Superman impression and follows it up with a TD catch! Brought to you by @Hotelsdotcom http… 2 days ago
- Dunkin’ Donuts employee writes ‘#blacklivesmatter’ on Providence police officer’s cup fw.to/06KJM9b #Jani2367 6 days ago
- #DadriLynching Incredible how they say "this is not communal" and "this was unplanned" but then justify it!! twitter.com/FeminismInIndi… 6 days ago
- A nice rendition of the classic. Ekla Chalo Re - Debjani Roy youtu.be/qGIoRMksXwA 6 days ago
- From Inside Rikers Island, a Harrowing Look at the Torture of Solitary Confinement interc.pt/1jFzQ3G #Jani2367 1 week ago
Author Archives: Pranav Jani
The Jamhuriyat Road to Taksim Square: Shilpi Suneja.
Thanks to Keegan O’Brien for this powerful photo — which is part of a series: http://principlepictures.com/blog/2013/04/16/to-boston-from-kabul-with-love/ Blood has no national identification. Our capacity for empathy and solidarity is massive, and always must expand beyond the nationality of the victims.
This morning when I opened my inbox I got an excellent reminder of who teachers really are and what they/we do. The first line of the email to parents, written at 2am, says it all: ‘I want to let you … Continue reading
In Half of a Yellow Sun by Adichie, a character writes that the post-1884 British colonizers of what became Nigeria preferred the North over the South because of the weather — but also because: “‘the Hausa-Fulani were narrow featured and … Continue reading
At one point this morning, I had two FB pages open and a Gmail window to sync my calender to my mobile. I was responding to a note when two chats appeared on my screen at the same time. My … Continue reading
I’m giving a paper at the 2012 South Asia Conference in Madison. That’s right, a literature guy amongst the social scientists. I’ll try to keep up… The panel is “Reading the Revolutionaries,” on Indian revolutionaries of the 1920s and 1930s. … Continue reading