Stories: 16DOA 2014

Stories: 16DOA 2014

In this section, find survivor stories of Sexual Harassment as part of the 16 Days of Activism campaign 2014 by Feminism in India

I’m Safe Till My Luck Runs Out [Poem]

A poem on how a woman's safety in public spaces and otherwise depends on her luck.

Freedom At Midnight [Poem]

A poem on how freedom at midnight is still only restricted to men.

My Story, Your Story, Everyday Story Of Sexual Harassment

What I wish would go away is the discomfort in the faces around me when I begin talking of sexual harassment faced by women everyday.

Why You And I Need To Talk About Sex Right Now

We need to talk about sex and child sexual abuse and discuss with our children what they feel is wrong, right, confusing, harassing, or even pleasurable.

A Tip Of The Iceberg: My Experiences Of Street Harassment During School Days

It is not eve-teasing or boys just being boys or natural to admire someone, it is street harassment.

My Sister-in-law’s Husband Harassed And Blackmailed Me

In our society, it’s not always strangers who harass or molest women-- women are not safe from family members, too

On Roadside Abuse And Street Harassment: Because They Can

Dear road starers, screamers, cat-calling maniacs, roadside abuse Romeos of India – keep your eyes, arms and bodies where they belong.
asra burqa

My Burqa Didn’t Stop Them From Sexually Violating Me

Do people still think that sexual harassment cannot happen when a woman covers herself in a burqa?

My Experience of Sexual Harassment At The Workplace

Is sexual harassment at the workplace only restricted to touching and groping?

Torn Pages From My Harassment Diary

These acts of harassment don’t make you strong. You are weak. So weak. Because, you are scared of a woman’s sexuality.

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‘महिला, मुस्लिम और समलैंगिगता’ पर मुख्यमंत्री योगी आदित्यनाथ के बोल

‘महिला, मुस्लिम और समलैंगिगता’ पर मुख्यमंत्री योगी आदित्यनाथ के बोल

तो आइये जानते है कि बहुमत की ताज़पोशी वाले मुख्यमंत्री योगी आदित्यनाथ के आधी दुनिया से जुड़े मुद्दों पर उनके क्या विचार है -
Fat Girl

Dear World, Thank You. Sincerely, A Fat Girl.

I am a fat girl who has survived this world, and this is my letter of gratitude to every person that has aided my self-acceptance.
Caste Bias in Private Sector

Analysing The Caste Bias In Private Sector Employment

The private sector prides itself on being "beyond" caste, class & gender barriers. Why then, are most firms dominated by the savarna castes?