Small acts of freedom

By Gurmehar Kaur

In February 2017, Gurmehar Kaur, a nineteen-year-old student, joined a peaceful campaign after violent clashes at a Delhi University college. As part of the campaign, Kaur’s post made her the target of an onslaught of social media vitriol. Kaur, the daughter of a Kargil martyr, suddenly became a focal point of a nationalism debate. Facing a trial b…

Published date: January 16, 2018
Type: Books
Genre: Nonfiction

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Wrote about @mehartweets’s brave book, Small Acts of Freedom, for the @BazaarIndia literature issue this May. It’s a valuable book for these troubled times.