On Being An Ally In “Private” Spaces: To Speak Or Not...

An ally has a chance of being better perceived because of their privilege. As we do not have a direct stake in the politics at hand, a viewpoint expressed by us is more likely to be seen as being “objective”.

Jasodhara Bagchi: Flame of Resistance And Freedom | #IndianWomenInHistory

Jasodhara Bagchi was an embodiment of resistance and freedom whose undying commitment to amplify the voices of fellow women still resonates.

BBC Is More Interested In Women Scientists’ ‘Homely’ Duties Than Their...

The BBC report discards B.P. Dakshayani efforts to make the space mission a success and emphasises more on her family background, childcare, and cooking.

पितृसत्ता से कितनी आजाद हैं महिलाएं?

हमारे समाज में कई तरह की असमानताएं हैं। स्त्री और पुरुष के बीच असमानता भी उन में से एक है। आम तौर पर पितृसत्ता का प्रयोग इसी असमानता को बनाए रखने के लिए होता है। नारीवादी अध्ययन का एक नया क्षेत्र है। इसलिए नारीवादी विमर्श का पहला काम यही है कि महिलाओं को अधीन करने वाली जटिलताओं और दांवपेच को पहचाना जाए और उसे एक उचित नाम दिया जाए। बीसवीं सदी के आठवें दशक के मध्य से नारीवादी विशेषज्ञों ने ‘पितृसत्ता’ शब्द का प्रयोग किया।

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Darshan Ranganathan: Self-Made Pioneer In Organic Chemistry | #IndianWomenInHistory

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Darshan Ranganathan was the most distinguished organic chemist of her times in India, with multiple publications in The Journal of the American Chemical Society, Journal of Organic Chemistry and many notable others.
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The Significance Of Mahad Satyagraha: Ambedkar’s Protest March To Claim Public Water

On 20th March 1927, Ambedkar led a procession of 2,500 “untouchables” through main streets of Mahad to drink from the public Chevdar tank.
The Burning Of Holika

Reading Caste In Holi: The Burning Of Holika, A Bahujan Woman

Every Holi, we burn Holika – a Bahujan woman. Our festivals are based on Vedic & Puranic stories which suppress stories of the lower castes.

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