Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Interviews

In this series, we feature people and organisations who have done groundbreaking work in the field of gender, sexuality, women’s rights and the likes to get an insight into their lives and their work. More and more people are joining the feminist movement and working on gender and we wish to bring them in the limelight, one life at a time.

In Conversation With Saba Khalid: The Creator Of Raaji Chatbot

In Conversation With Saba Khalid: The Creator Of Raaji Chatbot

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Raaji is a chatbot app developed by Saba Khalid which is available on the Google Play Store developed for girls and women in developing countries.
In Conversation With Dr Padma Rammoorthy: The Founder Of Medhealth TV

In Conversation With Dr Padma Rammoorthy: The Founder Of MedHealth TV

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Read our exclusive interview with Dr Padma Rammoorthy, the founder of MedHealth TV, an online portal offering resources on maternal health.

In Conversation With Aqui Thami: The Founder Of Sister Library

Through Sister Library, Aqui Thami aims to create a space where women authors can be read. It will be the first community-owned feminist library in India.

On Babasaheb And Filmmaking: In Conversation With Jyoti Nisha

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For scholar and filmmaker Jyoti Nisha, this is a story sprawled over 8 different locations and it has taken her over 2 years, and a successful crowdfunding campaign for it to come together in the form of her feature-length documentary B.R. Ambedkar – Now and Then.
In Conversation With Srilekha Chakraborty: The Founder of #PeriodsPeCharcha

In Conversation With Srilekha Chakraborty: The Curator of #PeriodsPeCharcha

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Srilekha Chakraborty discusses her work with us on the #PeriodsPeCharcha campaign, menstrual hygiene in India, the policy loopholes and what still needs to be done.

In Conversation With Tanzila Khan: Author, Disability Rights Activist, And The Founder Of Girlythings

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Girlythings, launched by Tanzila Khan, is an application-based start-up, which provides delivery service for products related to women’s menstrual hygiene.

In Conversation With Adhunika Prakash: The Founder Of Breastfeeding Support For Indian Mothers

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Breastfeeding Support for Indian Mothers founded by Adhunika Prakash and the #FreedomToNurse initiative has gained a lot of attention on the online forums. What is it?
Meet Ashwathi Rajappan: India's First Openly Intersex Person To Contest In The Lok Sabha Elections

Meet Ashwathi Rajappan: India’s First Openly Intersex Person To Contest In The Lok...

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Ashwathi Rajappan has filed their nomination from Ernakulam constituency where a high profile contest between major parties, the Indian National Congress and Communist Party of India (Marxist), is underway.
'It Is A Matter Of Right And Not A Matter Of Favour': In Conversation With Dr. Ranjana Kumari On The Women's Reservation Bill

‘It Is A Matter Of Right And Not A Matter Of Favour’: In Conversation...

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Dr. Ranjana Kumari, the woman who has been fighting for the passage of the Women's Reservation Bill for the past 23 years, shares her thoughts with FII.

Don’t Let Marriage Hold You Back: In Conversation With Anita Peter

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Anita Peter is a Mohiniyattam performer and the founder of Lasya Drutha, Center for performing and fine arts foundation in Telangana. In May 2017, she did an 8000 km expedition from Kashmir to Kanyakumari riding her Harley Street 750 to carry her social initiative ‘I Pledge- Awareness for change’.

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Netflix's Sex Education Talks About Sexuality Seamlessly

Netflix’s Sex Education Season 2 Talks About Sexuality Seamlessly

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The Netflix comedy-drama series Sex Education which premiered on January 2019 had already garnered significant attention and millions of viewers owing to its fresh take on teenage sexual (mis)adventures and its sensitive storytelling.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

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To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
Netflix's To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before Is Back, But P.S. How Do I Love You?

Netflix’s To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before Is Back, But P.S. How Do...

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The story of To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before: P.S. I Still Love You goes on to revolve around the ‘sometimes you have to kiss the wrong man to know who is right for you’ narrative.