We have compiled a set of recommendations which the popular media could follow to make their content more gender-sensitive.
How can mainstream media indulge in more gender ethical journalism?
The rape and murder of people from the LGBTQ community doesn’t enter the official records, and down the line, doesn’t get reported in media.
Dalit women fight against the continued onslaught of sexual violence Dalit women and girls.
Instead of showing hijras as characters that carry a story forward, they are mere tools as a butt of all jokes.
Literature can zoom out what lies in the background - one of them being gender-based violence.
How does popular media like cinema, advertisements represent lesbian, bisexual and trans women in India?
Stalking, victim blaming, hyper-masculinity are some annoying elements which are repeatedly used in Indian cinema as a plot.
Does Indian comedy has to be sexist and misogynist in order to be funny?
And this is how a newsroom works. ‘Did she cry? Did she resist? Did her statement change over time? Did she look distressed enough?’
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