Indian Influencers Are Still Using Marginalized People as Props for Their PhotoshootsAugust 17, 2021
Using marginalized people as background props further dehumanizes an already underserved group of people.
Influencers Are Bringing Casteism to Social Media and Bahujans Have Had EnoughJuly 21, 2021
Even when influencers apologize or take down their casteist content after being called out, the apology...
‘It Can’t Be Your Whole World:’ Three Media Professionals on Beating the Comparison Game on Social MediaJuly 7, 2021
With trends and algorithms on social media changing every few days, can media professionals ever catch...
How Instagram’s Cottagecore Trend Is Helping People Escape COVID Stress And Challenge Its Colonial RootsJune 15, 2021
As you delve into the trend, you notice that the visual aesthetics of this escape are...
How to Challenge Beauty Standards and Cultivate Self Love in the Age of Social MediaMay 28, 2021
The fashion blogger and advertising professor shares mainstream media plays a role in how we perceive...
Screw Your #PositiveVibes: Your Toxic Positivity Doesn’t Help Indians Dying From COVID-19May 17, 2021
Preaching positivity at a time when the country is burning reeks of privilege and insensitivity.
Using Social Media ‘Actively’ Is Actually Good for Your Mental HealthFebruary 12, 2021
Active use is defined as active engagement such as content creation, uploading and commenting on posts.