my mother

My Mother Was The First Feminist In My Life – I Just Didn’t Know It

My mother never said a word about equality and yet, brought up a son and a daughter, with equal measures of love and self-confidence.

Fitting Desire Into ‘Acceptable’ Checklist Boxes – Open To Public Gaze

Though I understand that it is the constructed nature of desire that has made people ask questions about other’s choices, but it hurts sometimes.

I Am Not In A Relationship, But I Am Not Single Either

By “relationships”, we mean only one relationship, which is that of romantic lover or spouse, by “family” we understand only one format, comprising a couple and their children.

To Bleed Or Not To Bleed: The Culture Of Period-Shaming

Period-shaming women is a patriarchal sport, anything exclusive to women becomes gross and becomes another reason to oppress them.

Holi has Become Yet Another Normalised Tool Of Sexual Harassment

The festival of Holi has now snowballed into a site of commonplace harassment and street sexual harassment.

The Nightmare Of The Noveau Motherhood Cult: WhatsApp, Lunchbox Snacks And Themed Birthday Parties

When motherhood becomes prescriptive and a single formulaic cult to judge middle-class womanhood, morality and a woman’s entire character, it becomes scary.
My Ongoing Personal Journey To Financial Literacy As A Woman | Feminism In India

My Ongoing Personal Journey To Financial Literacy As A Woman

The more popularly discussed wage gap is not the only obstacle in a woman’s journey to financial literacy and independence.
मेरी कहानी - ट्रांसजेंडर होते हुए भी पूरी की पढ़ाई | Feminism In India

मेरी कहानी – ट्रांसजेंडर होते हुए भी पूरी की पढ़ाई

हमारे देश में अभी भी जेंडर, सेक्स और सेक्सुअलिटी पर खुलकर बात नहीं होती है| ऐसे में ट्रांसजेंडर लोगों को पढ़ना जरूरी है, क्योंकि यही हमें समाज की मुख्यधारा से जोड़ने का अहम पुल साबित होगा|
मेरी कहानी - लड़की का मायना सिर्फ शादी ही नहीं | Feminism In India

मेरी कहानी – लड़की का मायना सिर्फ शादी ही नहीं

शादी का मतलब बस ये नहीं कि आप अपने भविष्य को दांव पर लगाकर और अपनी रूचि का त्यागकर सिर्फ गृहस्थी तक सीमित हो जाए|
single mother

What Its Like Being A Single Mother Raising A Girl

You don't need a man to support you or your child, you are equally capable of raising a child as a single mother.

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Ali Zafar

Meesha Shafi Takes A Stand Against Ali Zafar And Sexual Abuse

On 19th April, when Pakistani actress, model and singer Meesha Shafi tweeted about suffering sexual harassment at the hands of her fellow actor-singer Ali Zafar, she was almost instantly bombarded with a vicious backlash.
Aijaz Sheikh

“Faith Healer” Aijaz Sheikh Has Sexually Abused Thousands Of Children

While pretending to be a faith healer, Aijaz Sheikh has subjected thousands of children in North Kashmir to sexual abuse.
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.