The writer is associate professor, Centre of German Studies, JNU
Students are speaking out against the eclipse of equitable access to publicly funded education and attempts to place education in the marketplace rather than at the disposal of the social good.
Far from being indigenous, RSS has championed chauvinist ideas from Europe
Its administration is attempting to change the basic character of the university.
Affordable education has to be a human right, not a thing to extract profit from.
Student movements are the cornerstone of a thriving democracy