shave my head

Why I Decided To Shave My Head

3
Having my head shaven was an amazingly liberating feeling. It made me experience a high of being totally free in that moment.
This is what a feminist marriage looks like

This Is What My Feminist Marriage Looks Like

7
My feminist identity and my feminist marriage coexist and do so wonderfully, despite the judgment I faced for marrying early!
Holi

Holi has Become Yet Another Normalised Tool Of Sexual Harassment

0
The festival of Holi has now snowballed into a site of commonplace harassment and street sexual harassment.
relationship

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

1
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.
All The Brown Women In Me Are Tired

All The Brown Women In Me Are Tired

1
All the brown women in me are tired. The one who is Indian, the fraud Indian, the never-good-enough Indian, the single Indian, the atheist traitor. I neither belong at home nor outside. I am tired of telling my stories again and again, not the stories about me but the ones about the Indian woman in me.
Short Hair

Why I Dreaded Visits To The Barber: On Short Hair And Hair Politics

4
Patriarchy is afraid of a ‘little’ length. Whether it is short hair or short skirts, society always wants us women to keep it long. Too bad.
It Took Me Years To Learn Oral Sex Isn't Terrible, Oral Rape Is

It Took Me Years To Learn Oral Sex Isn’t Terrible, Oral Rape Is

0
Took me years to peel off your words from my skin. Took me years to rub the roses off my eyes and see the red flags as they were. Took me years to learn oral sex isn't terrible, rape is. And that is what it was.
गर्व है मुझे कैरेक्टरलेस होने पर – मेरी कहानी | Feminism In India

गर्व है मुझे कैरेक्टरलेस होने पर – मेरी कहानी

1
अगर रिश्तेदारों के अनुसार लड़कों से दोस्ती करना, विरोध करना या अपनी बात कहना कैरेक्टरलेस होना है तो ‘मुझे गर्व है कि मैं कैरेक्टरलेस हूँ|’
Women Complainants

Women Complainants And Their Plight In Kerala: How I Was Shamed For Following Due...

3
When people whose very duty is to protect the citizens, fail to do the basic minimum, who do I turn to? What happens to women complainants in our society?
single mother

What Its Like Being A Single Mother Raising A Girl

2
You don't need a man to support you or your child, you are equally capable of raising a child as a single mother.

What's Trending On FII?

Scrapping For Glitter: The Dark Side Of The Cosmetic Industry

Scrapping For Glitter: The Dark Side Of The Cosmetic Industry

1
Mica is used in eyeshades, lipsticks, mascara, nail polish, blush and many such cosmetic products. 60% of the high-quality mica that goes into the cosmetic industry is sourced from India and most of it comes from scrap mining.
The Impact Of Covid-19 On Assam's Women Weavers

The Impact Of Covid-19 On Assam’s Women Weavers

0
In a world that is marred with COVID-19, India has been in a lockdown and the practice of physical distancing is in practice. This has severely impacted these women weavers who have lost their livelihood and space of solidarity.
Housework And The Normalization Of The ‘Clueless Man’

Housework And The Normalization Of The ‘Clueless Man’

12
When the cluelessness of the man with respect to housework is normalised, the actual burden is thrust on the woman.