WATCH: New #OccupyUGC Video On To Study Or Not Be Able To Study
On the 4th of January, as the #OccupyUGC protest entered its 75th day, a group known as The Media Collective published this video to highlight the issues at stake.
The Occupy protest in front of the University Grants Commission office against UGC’s decision to do away with non-NET fellowship (Read more about the education subsidies here) that has lasted more than two months has been largely ignored by mainstream media, even when students were brutally assaulted with lathis and water cannons.
The video is an attempt to refocus attention on the commodification of education in India.
Article by Manisha