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Devangana Khokhar

Data junkie, explorer, conversationalist, passionista, traveller and feminist - this is the ensemble that describes Devangana. With a full-time job at ThoughtWorks, a tech consulting firm, she devotes her remaining time to DataKind, a non-profit organisation that aims at harnessing the power of data in the service of humanity.

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The Covert Misogyny In Sooraj Barjatya's Films

The Covert Misogyny In Sooraj Barjatya’s Films

In Vivah, Sooraj Barjatya has made contrasting portrayals of Rama and Krishnakant — the man as a calm, rational and composed, and the woman as conniving and high on her emotions, reveal the inherent sexism of Sooraj Barjatya.
6 Strikes By Indian Women That Will Inspire You

6 Strikes By Indian Women That Will Inspire You

This is a list of strikes and movements organised by women and/or workers in India to demand their right to equality and social justice.
second wave of feminism

A Brief Summary Of The Second Wave Of Feminism

The Second Wave of feminism is usually demarcated from the 1960s to the late 1980s. It was a reaction to women returning to their roles as housewives and mothers after the Second World War.

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These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution

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’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
Anaahat (2003): Niyog Pratha & Women’s Sexual Freedom In Amol Palekar’s Film

Anaahat (2003): Niyog Pratha & Women’s Sexual Freedom In Amol Palekar’s Film

Amol Palekar's movie Anaahat (2003), a Marathi film (Anaahat means Eternity), poses several questions about Niyog Pratha and emphasises on a woman's choice to explore her sexual freedom.

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