Likhitha Chintareddy

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  • #MeToo movement reaches India

    One year after the movement started in America, following the revelations of sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein published in The New Yorker, #MeToo has finally arrived in India.

    Forum | October 15, 2018
  • Eye of the Needle exhibit makes CMU face the opioid crisis close to home

    Over 115 people in the United States die everyday from overdoses on opioids like prescription pain relievers, heroin, and synthetic opioids like fentanyl. This stark statistic reveals the extent of the damage the opioid crisis has done to the people of this country. And the numbers don’t stop there. In 2016, 4600 Pennsylvanians died of a drug overdose. In 2017, over 700 people died of an overdose ...

    News | October 8, 2018
  • 125th Anniversary of Chicago address

    “Sisters and Brothers of America.”
    This was how Swami Vivekananda began his address to the World’s Parliament of Religions in Chicago on Sept. 11, 1893. By accepting people of a country different from his as his own, he embodied the very essence of the universalism of humanity, the idea of Vasudaiva Kutumbakam — “The whole world is one Family”.
    It is important for us now, 125 years later, to rev...

    Forum | September 24, 2018
  • Tennis world shows the reach of sexism

    “I don’t cheat to win” Serena declared, her voice shaking with impotent anger and frustration, as she challenged umpire Carlos Ramos’s call that she had received coaching during her US Open Final match against 20-year-old Naomi Osaka.

    Forum | September 17, 2018