African American

Rekindling memories of Tina Turner

Tina was not only a survivor but a true winner when she got out of that abusive relationship and established her solo career and earned world-wide fame in her forties.

O Tempora! O Mores!

The academic committee of the English Department of Delhi University has decided to remove three texts written by the Dalit writers Bama Faustina Soosairaj and Sukirtharani as well as a text by the Brahmin writer Mahasweta Devi

Women and suffrage

In 1918, President Woodrow Wilson lent his support for a federal women‘s suffrage amendment and addressed the Senate about granting women suffrage at the end of World War I. In 1919, the Senate passed the 19th Amendment setting in motion the ratification process and finally on 26 August 1920 ~100 years ago ~with three quarters of state legislatures ratifying the amendment, American women secured full voting rights