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Mansplaining 101: Why Do Men Explain Things To Women?

Mansplaining 101: Why Do Men Explain Things To Women?

Mansplaining refers to men explaining things to women that they might already know and comes from an assumed power position of ‘knowing’.
औरत का अस्तित्व और पराये धन की बात | Feminism In India

औरत का अस्तित्व और पराये धन की बात

संपत्ति के नामपर लड़की के साथ होने वाले भेदभाव का सिर्फ एक आधार होता है कि वो लड़की है| फिर चाहे उसे बेटी समझा जाए या बहु|
9 Women Authors Who Pioneered Postcolonial Feminism

9 Women Authors Who Pioneered Postcolonial Feminism

These women authors' writings have established the contours of feminism for us, as post-colonial subjects and as women of colour.
Victim Blaming: A Trope As Old As The Hills

Victim Blaming: A Trope As Old As The Hills

A woman is stalked, raped and killed and the first question asked is, 'What was she wearing?'. Victim blaming is a trope that is as old as the hills.
The Ambiguity And Farce Of Women Empowerment

The Ambiguity And Farce Of Women Empowerment

The concept of women empowerment has undergone a multitude of change, but when perceived in the bigger picture turns out to be a farce at times.
4 Things That Don't Make You A Bad Feminist

4 Things That Do NOT Make You A Bad Feminist

Sometimes, even the feminist community engages in policing its members, calling them a 'bad feminist' for not adhering to certain norms.
101 On Solidarity: What Does It Even Mean? | Feminism in India

101 On Solidarity: What Does It Even Mean?

With people using the word solidarity now more than usual, let's examine what the word means, and what is the goal of solidarity?
‘औरत को इतना चुप मत कराओ कि वो बोलना ही भूल जाए|’ Feminism In India

‘औरत को इतना चुप मत कराओ कि वो बोलना ही भूल जाए|’

पितृसत्तात्मक समाज में बचपन से महिलाओं को चुप रहने या यों कि चुप करने की जद्दोजहद की जाती है जिसका सीधा असर महिला के व्यक्तित्व पर पड़ता है|
Women Are Women’s Worst Enemies Or Patriarchal Bargain

Analysing ‘Women Are Women’s Worst Enemies’ Or Patriarchal Bargain

Moral policing of daughters by mothers and mother-like figures is one of the many examples of patriarchal bargain.
मायने दमन और विशेषाधिकार के | Feminism In India

मायने दमन और विशेषाधिकार के

विशेषाधिकार को स्वीकार करना एक असहज प्रक्रिया है| हो सकता है आप अपने आपको दोषी महसूस करें या फिर अपनी रक्षा के लिए ज़रूरी समझे|

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