I am a feminist and a bibliophile. Often i am accused to keep on muttering "everything is political, Personal is political" too often to everyone including myself. And that is my struggle as well. While i see politics, (the systemic deprivation, marginalization, oppression) in everything,leave aside gender discourse, many would just try and comfortably tag me as Leftist, Angry Feminist. I don't mind the tags at all, but find the clever dismissal unacceptable. Trying to explore new ways to engage and challenge "the culture of silence"
Body hair removal emerged as a survival tactic many millennia ago. With time, it was reduced to aesthetics, which served as a foundation for the oppressive and gendered notions of feminine hairlessness.
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.