Our story

Arguendo as a civilian activism/journalism platform and a policy think tank.

Founder & Operations:

Sourya is a self-professed Edupreneur, who started Arguendo in 2012 and Off-Campus Class in 2017, both dedicated to helping current and future students, and a YouTube series which teaches legal concepts with the help of simple animations, called LearnLaw in 2015. He is also the Lead Editor for AThirty8– an International Law based blog. A passionate writer, Sourya was previously an Empanelled Contributor for The Indian Economist (now Qrius) and is a Guest Contributor for The Logical Indian and LiveLaw besides being associated with REF as a Legal Researcher.


Currently, a research scholar based out of Chennai, Nanditha believes in the saying “if you’re not part of the solution, you’re part of the problem”. Passionate about development communication and teaching, she loves writing and is part of Tale Weavers (an educational, storytelling initiative for kids). Having worked in an MNC for a while, she realized the corporate field did not interest her and shifted her focus to academia and development communication, working with various marginalized communities over the years.


Head – Interview Desk

Jessica Xalxo is a young professional engaged in the fields of gender, peace, journalism, writing, and education. A positively empowered individual, she takes on every challenge as a learning opportunity and tries her best to live life intentionally. She is the Assistant Editor at One Future Collective and a Writer at SheThePeople.TV and Arguendo.  She has also authored the Red Elephant Foundation’s publication “Speaking Our Truth: A Curriculum on Non-Violent Communication.” You can tweet to her @IriscopeX.

Head – Strategy

Amrita Goje is a fourth-year student of BBA-LLB (Hons.) at Faculty of Law, IFHE, Hyderabad.
Introvert, who loves watching Suits and reruns of FRIENDS. Interested in the fields of Intellectual Property Rights and Entertainment law.


Head – Marketing

Alifiya Khan is a fourth-year student of BBA-LLB (Hons.) at Faculty of Law, IFHE, Hyderabad.
Wanderlust, who loves animals, food and reading novels. Interested in the fields of Environmental and International law.


Head – Tech

Aatif Salar is current a fourth-year BBA-LLB (Hons.) student at ICFAI Law School, Hyderabad.
Law student. Slytherin. Serial punner. Interested in international law and constitutional law. Loves discussing books and fictional works. Loves the Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter and Star Wars.