Victim implies the presence of external perpetrators, an ineffective system, takes longer to heal and exposes the culpability of the culture.
Not only did I accept my stuttering, I also tried to win it over, making it acceptable for others to stutter too.
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.
Firstly, I’d like to eliminate the possibilities of being called names by the ever well-meaning keepers of our beloved tradition. I am not against...
The thing about routine lawlessness is that over time the one trying to oblige appears to be an odd one out. At every time...
I am Vedansh, a trans man. My partner Mahi has been with me through my coming out as a trans man & everything else. This is our love story.
The mother's house should be the place to teach daughters feminism so that daughters are not valued as a commodity for the marriage market.
Leave that toxic relationship, an unfulfilling job or unhealthy dependence. All I promise you is unconditional freedom.
Grief, at least in my life, has not followed any logical path. The harder I try to put it away completely, the more savagely it returns.
I'm a 21 year old Northeastern woman raised in Delhi. I've had to contend with racial slurs and stereotypes all my life.