Our dismissal of women as over-sensitive, angry feminists is merely a way to wield power so as to further silence oppressed voices.
The hesitation towards "the f-word" comes from a long history of patriarchal ideology both pushed on people all over the world.
While men too face disadvantages in the patriarchal system, can we call it “oppression”? Marilyn Frye answers these in her work 'Oppression'.
As adults, especially as women, we must call out patriarchy inside our homes. We need to take responsibility and make an ally of our mother.As adults, especially as women, we must call out patriarchy inside our homes. We need to take responsibility and make mothers our allies.
The tag of immorality attached to women's laughter reflects in popular culture, mythic tales and also in the general political discourse.
Predators use their influence as a tool to inflict harm as well as sidestep any consequences. We ought to reject any art that contributes to the artist’s celebrity.
Rape culture refers to the tendency of seeing violence and misogyny as an expression or part of ‘tradition’ or ‘culture’.
I first came across the term "impostor syndrome" shortly after I joined law school. The term described exactly how I felt at the moment: a fraud, someone who had cheated her way into her current position.
Biological determinism, by definition, refers to the ''idea that all human behaviour is innate, determined by genes, brain size, or other
Queerbaiting refers to authors, writers, show-runners and actors who play up the tension between two same-sex characters for drawing in a queer audience but never actually allow for the realisation of a romantic relationship.