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Dem Trolls!

Dem Trolls!

When pervasive internet trolling is gaining public attention, Ayan Soofi provides his opinion to New Age Youth on the topic …

March 19, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
When east meets west!

When east meets west!

Drawing from her experience, Dristy Rahman writes about the east vs west paradox.

March 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
For the health and beauty of mind

For the health and beauty of mind

It seems like many young people have no real understanding of mental illnesses. Any young adult who faces trivial things like some kind of…

December 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
The Other Woman Artwork Courtesy—VeeVinci

Health of mind

In our society, when people come across an individual battling a mental health issue, they rarely acknowledge it. Even if they do, they have no idea…

December 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
A nostalgic experience

A nostalgic experience

Transitions are difficult and yet they are consistent. Since birth we keep growing up, growing into someone, some aspire to grow and then at one time we wish to go back to times, only that by this time we know we cannot go back…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
Of demiromantics and fickle lovers

Of demiromantics and fickle lovers

Commitment in relationships is daunting for many youngsters today, and they tend to steer as clear away from it as possible. Instead, when life’s stress becomes too much for our tolerance…

September 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
Reader’s block: a frustrating rendezvous

Reader’s block: a frustrating rendezvous

Ever been in the middle of a busy day and fantasised about all the incredibly pleasurable things you would do if you had free time? We have all been there and to speak on behalf of readers everywhere, the fantasy of reading more new books is a recurring one…

September 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
Deceptive road signs

Deceptive road signs

Farhat Afzal discusses how our education system enslaves us in the guise of liberating us and why academic excellence is not an indicator of success…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
‘Not like other girls’

‘Not like other girls’

Farhat Afzal discusses how the society pits women against each other as they chase the mythical title of the ‘cool girl’…

August 21, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
Bridled masculinity

Bridled masculinity

Farhat Afzal argues that what we perceive to be masculine is after all defined by the society and more often than not these notions curtail freedom of men…

August 14, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak