Saturday, January 16, 2021
Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!
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Homai Vyarawalla: the legend and her lens | Feminism In India
04:41
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Woman farmer at Tikri Border explains why the farm bills do not benefit farmers | Feminism In India
04:14
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Why become an FII Member? Hear it from our Content Editor Pragya Roy! | Feminism In India
01:46
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$2.8 billion losses due to internet shutdown and other weekly headlines | Weekly Feminist Newswrap
03:06
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What is Victim Blaming? | Feminism In India
06:47
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S01E08: How does gender impact the news we consume? | Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!
48:18
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Launching FII's Membership Programme! | Become an FII Member | Feminism In India
03:00
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Work and Workplaces | FII Mood of the Month, January 2021
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Negligence in Hathras case and other weekly headlines | Weekly Feminist News Wrap
02:35
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Manusmriti Dahan Divas 2020 | Feminism In India
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S01E07: Where do men fit in the Feminist movement? | Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!
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FII Explains: What is tone-policing? | Feminism In India
04:35
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Contempt notice for cartoonist and other top headlines | Weekly Feminist News Wrap
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#DilliChalo: An on-ground report of the #FarmersProtest | Feminism In India
06:51
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Ismat Chughtai: An icon of Urdu literature | Feminism In India
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Forbes list of powerful women and other weekly headlines | Weekly Feminist News Wrap
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In conversation with Manisha Mashaal on Caste based sexual violence in Haryana | Feminism In India
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S01E06: How accessible is India for women with disability? | Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!
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Farmers agitation continues and other weekly headlines| Weekly Feminist News Wrap
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Amrita Pritam: Punjab's iconic poet and writer | Feminism In India
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Let's Talk About Disability and Love | Feminism In India
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Modern Love & Relationships | FII Mood Of The Month, December 2020
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Farmers protest and other top headlines | Weekly Feminist News Wrap
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Let's talk about the challenges of PCOS | Feminism In India
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S01E05: The case of moral policing in courts | Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!
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Vaginismus: when your vagina refuses to open up | Feminism In India
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Kangana's Twitter meltdown and other weekly headlines | Weekly Feminist News Wrap
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World Toilet Day: India's Access to Toilets in 2020 | Feminism In India
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Who is the Manic Pixie Dream Girl? | Feminism In India
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Cornelia Sorabji: India's first female lawyer | Feminism In India
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Outrage in LSR and other weekly headlines | Weekly Feminist News Wrap
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S01E04: I'm sexting my partner but is the cyber world safe? | Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!
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Protests in Goa and other top headline | Weekly Feminist news wrap
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What is internalised misogyny? | Feminism In India
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International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists | Feminism In India
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Sexual and Reproductive Health | FII Mood of the Month, November 2020
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Pandemic worsens gender inequality and other weekly headlines | Weekly feminist News Wrap
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Why do women's clothing not have pockets? | Feminism In India
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S01E03: How do beauty standards affect our mental health? | Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!
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टीवी सीरियल हमें क्या सिखाते हैं? | Feminism In India
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Women officers in the Indian Navy and other weekly headlines | Weekly Feminist News Wrap
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MYTH VS. FACT: Let's talk about Breast Cancer | Feminism In India
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Rani Gaidinliu: The Naga freedom fighter | Feminism In India
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Alliance in J&K and other weekly headlines | Feminist News Wrap
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The invisible labour of women farmers in India | Feminism In India
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S01E02: Caste based gender vioelnce in India. Ft. Suman Saurav | Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!
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Breast cancer on rise in India and other weekly headlines | Weekly Feminist News Wrap
02:33
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Let's Talk About Caste and Mental Health | Feminism In India
08:37
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ऑनलाइन लैंगिक हिंसा के प्रकार | #AbBolnaHoga
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Bollywood and its messed up families | Feminism In India
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Mapping The Migrant’s City Through Muzaffar Ali’s Gaman (1978)

Muzaffar Ali’s directorial debut Gaman (1978), starring Farooq Sheikh and Smita Patil among others, is an incisive depiction of a migrant in the city of Mumbai.

Mapping The Migrant’s City Through Muzaffar Ali’s Gaman (1978)

Muzaffar Ali’s directorial debut Gaman (1978), starring Farooq Sheikh and Smita Patil among others, is an incisive depiction of a migrant in the city of Mumbai.

Book Review: Sex And The Supreme Court Edited By Saurabh Kirpal

Sex and the Supreme Court: How the Law is Upholding the Dignity of the Indian Citizen is a primer on all cases around sexuality and gender which have been momentous in the apex court of India.

The Fame Blame Game: Tracing My Perception Of Celebrityhood Accountability

Sometimes celebrities are not allowed to have a stance especially because of their fame, that the causes they advocate must be sanitised because otherwise they’d be incurring the wrath of their investors and their contract-makers.

Remembering Mahasweta Devi, The Social Activist On Her Birth Anniversary

Born on 14 January, 1926 in Bangladesh, Mahasweta Devi was the recipient of Sahitya Akademi Award for Bengali Writing, Ramon Magsaysay Award for Journalism, Jnanpith Award and was honoured with the titles of Padma Vibhusan and Banga Vibhusan.

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Mapping The Migrant’s City Through Muzaffar Ali’s Gaman (1978)

Muzaffar Ali’s directorial debut Gaman (1978), starring Farooq Sheikh and Smita Patil among others, is an incisive depiction of a migrant in the city of Mumbai.

What's Trending On FII?

The 'Aunty' Body And All That Follows

The ‘Aunty’ Body And All That Follows

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In the Indian imagination, an ‘Aunty’ is a middle-aged, usually fat woman who is married and has children. Young women, especially unmarried ones, either do not want to associate with the term or are expected to steer clear of it.
Dipangshu Acharya & The Intellectual Bankruptcy Of Those Who Normalise Domestic Abuse

How Dipangshu Acharya’s Case Exposes A Rot In Bengali Cinema

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Dipangshu Acharya, rising actor and lyricist in Bengali entertainment, has been accused of violence by his several women with whom he was involved.
Sarla Thakral: India's First Woman To Fly An Aircraft |#IndianWomenInHistory

Sarla Thakral: India’s First Woman To Fly An Aircraft |#IndianWomenInHistory

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It was Sarla Thakral, who, back in the year 1936, at only the age of 21, became the first Indian woman to fly an aircraft and laid the groundwork for Indian women to enter the field of aviation.

Most Popular Stories On FII

These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution/इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution

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On this Republic Day, let us take a look at the fifteen powerful women who helped draft the Indian Constitution.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

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To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
The Life And Times Of Dnyanjyoti Krantijyoti Savitribai Phule | #IndianWomenInHistory

The Life And Times Of Dnyanjyoti Krantijyoti Savitribai Phule | #IndianWomenInHistory

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Savitribai Phule, first female teacher of the first women’s school in India is a pioneer figure. She relentlessly fought against the dominant caste system and worked towards the upliftment of the marginalized.

Feminism 101

Gendering Genius: How Our Inherent Bias Protects Problematic But ‘Brilliant’ Men

We tend to associate the term 'genius' predominantly with fields like physics and mathematics where innate intelligence or 'brilliance' is valued over perseverance and hard work.

Women In STEM: In Conversation With Dr Manjari Jain

Dr Manjari Jain is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at IISER Mohali. Her research interests lie in acoustic communication in animals and she is the principal investigator of the Behavioural Ecology Lab.

Portrayal Of Thirst: The Sexist Advertising Used By Beverage & Cold Drink Brands

Sexist advertising is one of the predominant ways through which stereotyping has seeped into our everyday lives, imprinting itself onto products and segregating them into two rigid binaries; masculine and feminine.

Media Watch

My Dark Vanessa: A Case Study Of How Sexist Marketing Belittles Women Writers

My Dark Vanessa is set in 2017 at the height of the #MeToo movement, when fresh allegations of sexual abuse against the teacher she used to have a ‘relationship’ with as a teenager, forces the protagonist, Vanessa Wye, to re-evaluate her own past.

14 Powerful Journalists Who Spoke Truth To Power In 2020

Several women journalists such as Tanushree Pandey, Faye D'souza, Rana Ayyub, Menaka Rao, etc., stood their ground and spoke truth to power in 2020.

Rizwana Tabassum And The Quest For Human Rights

Six months after she died, and in the week of her birthday (she would have turned 29), I’ve been trying to not dig out emails from Rizwana.

Humour

The Male Leftist Trope: Yes I’ve Read Marx, Can We Have Sex Now?

While the right wants to save women from the dangers of liberation, the leftist groups wants to condescendingly explain to women what liberation means.

What If Bollywood’s Famous Problematic Dialogues Had A Feminist Rewriting?

If you ever find yourself looking for sexism’s address, let me put it here. It stays and thrives in Bollywood.

Thinking Out Loud: If Only Cisgender Men Had Periods?

If only cisgender men had periods, to start with, perhaps the taboos around sanitary napkins would become mundane at our homes, workplaces and public transports.