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Why Consumerist 'Feminism' Fails Us: Understanding Capitalist Culture

Why Consumerist ‘Feminism’ Fails Us: Understanding Capitalist Culture

Capitalist society which is afraid of confrontation and political incorrectness has fabricated several imposters of feminism (consumerist feminism being one of them) in recent years, each version more watered-down and grasping than the last.
Feminist Resolution Tool Kit For 2019

Feminist Resolution Tool Kit For 2019

This new year, I wish to continue deconstructing and reconstructing the foundations of our society. Here is my feminist resolution check list for 2019.
Here Are 12 Feminist Artists We Loved In 2018

Here Are 12 Feminist Artists We Loved In 2018

Here are twelve feminist artists whose work has encouraged serious engagement with questions of gender, sexuality, inclusivity, and intersectionality.
18 Moments That Made 2018 Super Feminist!

18 Moments That Made 2018 Super Feminist!

From breaking glass ceilings to widespread protests against sexual harassment, women were a force to be reckoned with in 2018.
How I Learnt To Unlearn My Internalised Misogyny

How I Learnt To Unlearn My Internalised Misogyny

I began letting go of my internalised misogyny when I realised that we only resort to hating other girls to try and empower ourselves, because that’s what we’ve been taught all along.
Why I Didn't Speak Up: The Confessions Of A Postmodern Feminist

Why I Didn’t Speak Up: The Confessions Of A Postmodern Feminist

As a postmodern feminist, I realised that whenever I was speaking out, I was creating alternatives – possibilities for myself and others like myself.
What Postmodern Feminism Taught Me About Power

What Postmodern Feminism Taught Me About Power

Are these the rules? If there are, who sets them? This I believe is the question that postmodern feminism has led me to investigate.
Intersectional Feminism Is The Need Of The Hour – Here's Why

Intersectional Feminism Is The Need Of The Hour – Here’s Why

Intersectional feminism brings women together to fight the different hardships set up by the patriarchy for women across different communities.
The Dilemma Behind Practising 'Everyday Feminism'

The Dilemma Behind Practising ‘Everyday Feminism’

The task of practising everyday feminism leads to performing exhausting emotional labour, something which feminists can’t really escape from.
Dear Men, Stop Asking Women To 'Educate' You On Feminism

Dear Men, Stop Asking Women To ‘Educate’ You On Feminism

It is time for men to take responsibility and understand intersectional feminism and its dynamics without expecting women to spoon-feed them.

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Dear Straight People, Stop Teaching Me How To Be Queer

Dear Straight People, Stop Teaching Me How To Be Queer

There are several competent queer writers and it’s only logical that The Hindu invite and give a platform to them, instead of letting more straight people teach me how to be queer.
'Upper Caste' Reservation And The Fallacy Of Income-Based Quota

‘Upper Caste’ Reservation And The Fallacy Of Income-Based Quota

The upper caste reservation bill shifts the focus from social injustice to one of economic inequity, thereby essentially erasing the pernicious effects of everyday casteism.
6 Bollywood Characters You Didn’t Know Were Feminist | Feminism In India

6 Bollywood Characters You Didn’t Know Were Feminist

Can on-screen feminism go beyond the abla naari turned Kali maa? Let’s meet some subtler Bollywood characters who were feminists.