Why We Need To Talk About Immunity Inequality

Why We Need To Talk About Immunity Inequality

Immunity is all set to become a coveted commodity in the post-Covid world. Sociologists fear the immunity-haves will enjoy hegemony over the immunity-have-nots. What is really at stake here? How immunity inequality can make or break economies across the world?

Designing Spaces to Heal in Times of Covid

Designing Spaces to Heal in Times of Covid

The mental health issues arising out of the Covid-19 crisis are not receiving the deserving attention. Enabling survivors and healthcare workers to fight the stress and trauma is a tall order. One way to solve the puzzle is to create dedicated spaces for ‘healing’.

India’s Anti-Covid Plans: What Went Wrong?

India’s Anti-Covid Plans: What Went Wrong?

Absent oxygen cylinders, apathetic administrations, amorphous governance — India’s Covid-19 strategy seems to have gone kaput with the second wave of the pandemic claiming thousands of lives, making the country the world’s Covid hub.

When IMF Wants More Taxes for the Rich

When IMF Wants More Taxes for the Rich

The International Monetary Fund says governments must plug the wide gap in the incomes of the rich and the poor by taxing the wealthy more and spending in favour of the have-nots. How feasible is the idea?